TITLE

Our approach to osteoporosis screening and treatment needs to change

AUTHOR(S)
Cooper, Mark S.
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/17/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 13, p1683
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the approach to osteoporosis screening and treatment. The author comments on the study by Berger and colleagues which has defined the prevalence of osteoporosis in a large number of Canadian women and men. The author suggests that changes are needed in the medical society's approach to osteoporosis screening and treatment with the regards to the developments in medical research.
ACCESSION #
32537417

 

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