Bone mass, bone loss, and osteoporosis prophylaxis

R. P. Heaney

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Abstract

In this issue, McClung and colleagues show that alendronate can reduce or even block the bone loss that occurs in otherwise healthy women early in menopause. But bone mass is only one of many factors contributing to fractures in postmenopausal women.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)313-314
Number of pages2
JournalAnnals of Internal Medicine
Volume128
Issue number4
StatePublished - Feb 15 1998

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Osteoporosis
Bone and Bones
Alendronate
Menopause

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  • Medicine(all)

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Bone mass, bone loss, and osteoporosis prophylaxis. / Heaney, R. P.

In: Annals of Internal Medicine, Vol. 128, No. 4, 15.02.1998, p. 313-314.

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Heaney, RP 1998, 'Bone mass, bone loss, and osteoporosis prophylaxis', Annals of Internal Medicine, vol. 128, no. 4, pp. 313-314.
Heaney, R. P. / Bone mass, bone loss, and osteoporosis prophylaxis. In: Annals of Internal Medicine. 1998 ; Vol. 128, No. 4. pp. 313-314.
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