Role of biochemical markers in assessment of osteoporosis

B. Lawrence Riggs, Sundeep Khosla

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Abstract

Osteoporosis is one of the major problems facing the aging population. the two most important variables in evaluating patients with osteoporosis, either from the standpoint of research studies or in their clinical management, are the prevailing level of bone mineral density (BMD) and the level of bone turnover.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)14-18
Number of pages5
JournalActa Orthopaedica
Volume66
Issue numberS266
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1995

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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