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evaluation of osteoporosis

Heinz W. Wahner

evaluation of osteoporosis

dual energy x-ray absorptiometry in clinical practice

by Heinz W. Wahner

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Published by Martin Dunitz in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bones -- Radiography.,
  • Bones densitometry.,
  • Osteoporosis,
  • Osteoporosis -- Diagnosis.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementHeinz W. Wahner, Ignac Fogelman.
    SeriesMetabolic bone disease
    ContributionsFogelman, Ignac, 1948-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC931.O73 W35 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination296 p. :
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20027406M
    ISBN 101853170186

    Ignac Fogelman (–5 July ) was a professor of Nuclear Medicine at King’s College London, Honorary Consultant Physician at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust, and Director of the Osteoporosis Screening & Research Unit at Guy’s was born in in Germany and died on 5 July in the United Kingdom. He is known as the father of bone imaging by some researchers and. Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Osteoporosis in Greece´. Published in the Greek Journal of Musculoskeletal Health, vol 2, issue 4, December The improved text was also printed in a book as a HELIOS monograph pa Athens English-language abstract CLINICAL GUIDELINES OF OSTEOPOROSIS DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT Risk Factors.

    Osteoporosis was defined by the presence of atraumatic vertebral fractures on an X-ray of the spine. Ultrasound velocity averaged ± m s −1 in normal and ± m s −1 in osteoporotic women; the difference is also statistically significant (p. Osteoporosis increases your risk of suffering a debilitating fracture, which can be both painful and greatly affect your quality of life. Most common fracture sites are the spine, hip and wrists. The bone density scan is the best way of measuring your bone mass and detecting osteoporosis.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Revised edition of: Evaluation of osteoporosis / Heinz W. Wahner, Ignac Fogelman. c   Osteoporosis contributes to a great deal of morbidity and mortality and is a large burden to the health service. 2 million women in England and Wales are estimated to have osteoporosis and there are , related fractures per year []. 1 in 3 women and 1 in 5 men will have a fragility fracture in their annual cost to the NHS is estimated at £ billion [].Author: Dr Mary Harding.


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Primary osteoporosis is a result of the normal aging process, while secondary osteoporosis is a result of another disease process. Etiology Bone regeneration normally takes place much faster than the deterioration process and the bones grow in mass reaching a peak in a person’s 20s.

important in the evaluation of women and men with osteoporosis, since different treatment would be required. The major secondary causes of osteoporosis are listed in Tablealong with laboratory tests used to exclude each disease.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Each year, osteoporosis contributes to more than 2 million bone fractures in the United States. This Special Health Report, Osteoporosis: A guide to prevention and treatment, can help you keep your bones strong and healthy, and avoid describes how you can prevent and treat osteoporosis through diet, exercise, and medications.

Osteoporosis is a condition that occurs when a person experiences significant loss of bone density. This causes bones to become more fragile and prone to fracture. The word “osteoporosis. People can have osteoporosis without any signs or symptoms. When you have osteoporosis, your bones become weak and are more likely to break.

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48 The Nurses Health Study (NHS), a prospective year study among postmenopausal women, found a 55% lower risk of hip. The prevalence of osteoporosis among persons aged 50 and above, as revealed by diagnoses of osteoporosis or osteoporotic fractures, or by the prescription of medication for osteoporosis, was found to be 14% ( of million insurees) in the year ; the sex-specific prevalence was 24% in women and 6% in men.Everyone’s risk for osteoporosis fractures increases with age.

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