Abstract

Definition Osteoporosis is a state of ‘low bone mass’, routinely measured using noninvasive densito - metric techniques, accompanied by the disproportionate occurrence of characteristic fragility fractures.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationRheumatology
Subtitle of host publicationA Color Handbook
PublisherCRC Press
Pages181-210
Number of pages30
ISBN (Electronic)9781840766349
ISBN (Print)9781840761733
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Mikuls, T. R., Moore, G. F., Anderson, J., & Feely, M. (2013). Other rheumatic conditions. In Rheumatology: A Color Handbook (pp. 181-210). CRC Press.