TITLE

Review: Inhaled corticosteroids for asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease do not increase bone loss

AUTHOR(S)
Greenstone, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 137 Issue 2, p63
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study that investigated the effect of inhaled corticosteroids on bone loss in patients with asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Information on data sources and study selection; Comparison of vertebral fracture outcomes at six weeks to three years; Analysis of bone mineral density and bio-chemical markers.
ACCESSION #
7519820

 

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