Habitual Weight-Bearing Exercise Best for Bone Strength in Elderly
The elderly can build lower limb bone strength with habitual weight-bearing exercises, not medium or low impact exercise, research shows.
Missed Risk Factors in Osteoporosis Screening Crucial in Diagnostics
The expanded National Bone Health Alliance definition of osteoporosis may better identify those at elevated fracture risk.
Diagnosis Checklist: Osteoporosis
Women with osteoporosis may not know they have osteoporosis until their first fracture. In this slideshow, we outline a few reminders for physicians when evaluating patients for osteoporosis.
A Must-Have List for Shared Decision Making in Osteoporosis
Fractures due to osteoporosis are more common than the combination of stroke, myocardial infarction and breast cancer in postmenopausal women.
Glucocorticoid-Induced Osteoporosis Responds to Denosumab
ACR 2016: Denosumab increases spine and hip bone mineral density in glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis.
A Bare-bones Osteoporosis Quiz
Test your knowledge of the latest management recommendations for a growing public health problem.
Six Risk Factors for Low Bone Mineral Density in Lupus
Low bone mineral density and osteoporosis are well-known comorbidities with systemic lupus erythematosus. In this slideshow, we highlight six of the most common risk factors for low bone mineral density in SLE.
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