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Postmenopausal Osteoporosis: Fracture Risk and Prevention

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This monograph reviews advances in our understanding of the pathophysiology of postmenopausal osteoporosis and new recommendations for best practices in diagnosis and treatment. In Part 1, bone expert Michael R. McClung, MD, comments on new findings concerning bone metabolism. In Part 2, health care providers discuss how to identify and manage postmenopausal osteoporosis patients at risk for fracture.

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