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Osteoporosis in Cervical Spine Surgery
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines [2016.04.28]
Osteoporosis may contribute to a greater likelihood of postoperative complications and a longer hospital stay following cervical spine procedures.
In search of a treatment for osteoporosis from the tequila agave
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.04.12]
Substances from the plant that enhance absorption of calcium in the body have been identified.
Source: MedicineNet Osteoporosis Specialty [2016.04.07]
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/7/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/7/2016 12:00:00 AM
For treating hyperparathyroidism - a leading cause of osteoporosis, surgery is better than widely used medications
Source: Endocrinology News From Medical News Today [2016.04.05]
UCLA study finds that using drugs to combat hyperparathyroidism is worse than doing nothing at allWhile most cases of osteoporosis are caused by normal aging, another leading cause of the bone-loss...
UCB and Amgen announce positive topline results from Phase 3 study evaluating romosozumab in men with osteoporosis
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.03.21]
UCB and Amgen has announced positive top-line results for romosozumab from the pivotal Phase 3 placeBo-contRolled study evaluatIng the efficacy anD safety of romosozumab in treatinG mEn with...
Population health: Statewide study finds decreasing rates of osteoporosis treatment
Source: Compliance News From Medical News Today [2015.09.15]
A statewide study has found that from 2005 to 2012, fewer than a quarter of men and women with documentation of osteoporosis or fragility fracture, conditions for which national guidelines would...
Osteoporosis Pictures Slideshow: Super Foods for Your Bones
Source: MedicineNet estradiol Specialty [2015.04.24]
Title: Osteoporosis Pictures Slideshow: Super Foods for Your Bones
Created: 2/3/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/24/2015 12:00:00 AM
Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty for osteoporosis related fracture
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Orthopedics
A review of how vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are being used to treat the pain associated with vertebral compression fractures.
Skeletal Health Part 1: Bone Health in the Cancer Setting
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines [2016.04.25]
Bone metastases and cancer therapy induced osteoporosis are commonly seen in patients with cancer. Read how to best manage bone health in cancer patients.