4 edition of Gordan Clinical Management of the Osteoporoses found in the catalog.
Gordan Clinical Management of the Osteoporoses
May 6, 1976
by John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Written in English
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Clinical management of the osteoporoses / [by] Gilbert S. Gordan, Cynthia Vaughan; Clinical management of the osteoporoses / Gilbert S. Gordan, Cynthia Vaughan; Osteoporosis in clinical practice: a practical guide for diagnosis and treatment / Piet Geusens, Philip. Overview of osteoporosis: Epidemiology and clinical management Authored by: Pawel Szulc1, Mary L Bouxsein2 1. INSERM Research Unit, University of Lyon, Hôpital Edouard Herriot, Lyon, France 2. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Center for Advanced Orthopaedic Studies, Beth Israel.
In this context, specialists and primary care physicians alike are having increasing difficulty keeping up with the rapid changes to the field and incorporating these advances to clinical care. In the years since the last edition of this book was published, the osteoporosis field has changed drastically. Osteoporosis is a silent disease that is characterized by low bone mass, deterioration of bone architecture, and increase risk of fracture. According to the National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF), osteoporosis is estimated to be a major health threat for Americans with 55% of people 50 years and older at risk. 1 Of the 43 million people at risk, 10 million have osteoporosis while the other
Taking an expansive perspective on osteoporosis and its ramifications, but with a central focus on the transition from diagnosis to treatment, rehabilitation and current management options, this practical guide discusses the most recent knowledge and literature on osteoporosis for the wide cross-section of professionals involved in treating this pervasive condition. Osteoporosis is a common, underdiagnosed, and undertreated condition, complicated by fractures which lead to significant mortality and morbidity. The prevalence of osteoporotic fractures in postmenopausal women exceeds the combined prevalence of breast cancer, stroke, heart failure, and myocardial infarction. Often called the silent disease, it does not reveal itself with obvious symptoms.
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“This comprehensive book on the pathophysiology and therapeutic management of osteoporosis helpfully presents the basic aspects of the disease followed by clinical aspects.
This is a wonderful book for students and trainees interested in understanding osteoporosis/5(2). This book is a completely revised and updated third edition, utilizing the most current evidence and practice guidelines for the treatment of osteoporosis and discussing the basic aspects of bone metabolism, pathophysiology, current diagnostic techniques and medical treatment strategies.
Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or Author: A. Rapoport. Osteoporosis is a widespread disorder with significant worldwide health and economic impact.
In the second edition of the highly successful Osteoporosis: Pathophysiology and Clinical Management, new editor Robert A. Adler, MD, uses the same approach as the first edition, pairing a chapter on the basic science of a disorder followed by a chapter on its clinical aspects.
Worldwide, million women between suffer from osteoporosis and have a lifetime risk of fracture between 30 and 40 percent continuing to make osteoporosis a hot topic in medicine. This newest edition covers everything from basic anatomy and physiology to diagnosis, management and treatment in a field where direct care costs for osteoporitic fractures in the U.S.
reach up to $18. • Peak bone mass is the major determinant of adult bone density.• Peak bone mass has a strong genetic component, with between 60 and 85% of the variance in bone mineral density (BMD) being attributable to genetic factors.• Bone strength is influenced by bone mass and bone quality where the latter comprises aspects of bone geometry, material properties, microstructure, and turnover.•.
Meryl S. LeBoff, MD, National Osteoporosis Foundation. Suzanne Jan de Beur, MD, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. Bobo Tanner, MD, International Society for Clinical Densitometry. NOF acknowledges the following individuals for their prior contribution to th e project: Members of the Clinician’s Guide Development Committee.
Gordan and Vaughn provide an up-to-date clinical review of a common problem in medical practice. In the first few chapters they deal with the definition of osteoporosis and with its relation to physical activity, aging, and hormone and endocrine function. Bone physiology. Written by renowned experts in the field, this two-volume work is a must-have for academic and medical libraries, physicians, researchers, and any company involved in osteoporosis research.
These guidelines were developed by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) with hopes of reducing the risk of osteoporosis-related fractures and thereby maintaining the quality of life for people with osteoporosis.
The guidelines use the best evidence, taking into consideration the economic impact of the disease and the need for efficient and effective evaluation and treatment of postmenopausal women with osteoporosis.
Osteoporosis: Pathophysiology and Clinical Management. In the years since the last edition of this book was published, the osteoporosis field has changed drastically. In addition to revising and updating existing chapters and removing a few that are no longer as relevant, new chapters discuss an advanced understanding of the cellular and.
Despite advances in the diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis in the last ten years, the condition still poses major clinical challenges.
Non-adherence to drug therapy is a widespread problem in patients with rheumatic diseases and osteoporosis in particular. Part of the Oxford Rheumatology Library, this second edition summarizes the latest developments in the management of osteoporosis and.
The book covers everything from basic physiology to osteoporosis diagnosis, including utility of specialized tests and current treatment recommendations, and will provide the primary care physician with sound medical knowledge in the prevention and management of osteoporosis.
Milhaud, G., Benezech-Lefevre, M. and Moukhtar, M. Deficiency of calcitonin in age-related osteoporoses. Biomedicine, 29, PubMed Google Scholar.
Osteoporosis is a preventable disease. But each year somepeople are hospitalized from osteoporosis fractures, and anotherpeople are placed into nursing homes from injuries due to osteoporosis.
What can nurses, clinicians, medical researchers, physiologists, health care policy experts, and other providers do to diminish, if not eradicate, the disease from local. Osteoporosis: Pathophysiology and Clinical Management Edition 3 In the years since the last edition of this book was published, the osteoporosis field has changed drastically.
In addition to revising and updating existing chapters and removing a few that are no longer as relevant, new chapters discuss an advanced understanding of the. Non-adherence to drug therapy is a widespread problem in patients with rheumatic diseases and osteoporosis in particular.
Osteoporosis - Gavin Clunie; Richard Keen - Oxford University Press Despite advances in the diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis in the last ten years, the condition still poses major clinical challenges. Osteoporosis is a preventable disease. But each year somepeople are hospitalized from osteoporosis fractures, and anotherpeople are placed into nursing homes from injuries due to osteoporosis.
What can nurses, clinicians, medical researchers, physiologists, health care policy experts, and other providers do to diminish, if not eradicate, the disease from local to. Orthopedic Management of Fractures (M Kacena and L Gerstenfeld, Section Editors) Aligning Political, Organizational Drivers with Clinical Outcomes.
Amy Hoang-Kim, Dubi Kanengisser Pages Skeletal Development (R Marcucio and J Feng, Section Editors) Exercise and Lifestyle in Osteoporosis (S Shapses and J Lappe, Section Editors.Testing for vitamin D and other trends in the clinical management of osteoporosis.
Rowell D(1), Gordon L. Author information: (1)Centre for Applied Health Economics, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Logan Campus, University Drive, Meadowbrook, Queensland,Australia, @ In Osteoporosis: Pathophysiology and Clinical Management, leading clinicians and researchers join forces to illuminate in coupled chapters all the major scientific and clinical aspects of.