The treatment of glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • Glucocorticoid use results in an increase risk for fractures. Over the past 10 years, we have a greater understanding of the epidemiology, pathophysiology, prevention and treatment of glucocorticoid induced osteoporosis. This article reviews these recent findings and selective practice guidelines.

publication date

  • April 2004