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Chapter 14 - Hormonal Management of Osteoporosis during the Menopause

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  18 June 2020

Nicholas Panay
Affiliation:
Queen Charlotte's & Chelsea Hospital, London
Paula Briggs
Affiliation:
Liverpool Women's NHS Foundation Trust
Gabor T. Kovacs
Affiliation:
Monash University, Victoria
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Summary

Therapies for osteoporosis have been traditionally based on our understanding of bone cell activities. Bone tissue is constantly being removed and replaced (bone turnover) by osteoclasts which resorb bone and osteoblasts which lay down new bone. Bone turnover is essential for the maintenance of a healthy skeleton by removing or repairing the microscopic damage that results from everyday physical activity.

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Managing the Menopause , pp. 135 - 143
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2020

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