Osteoporosis
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Osteoporosis pathophysiology and clinical management

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Published by Humana Press in Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Osteoporosis.,
  • Osteoporosis -- physiopathology.,
  • Osteoporosis -- therapy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Eric S. Orwoll and Michael Bliziotes.
SeriesContemporary endocrinology, Contemporary endocrinology (Totowa, N.J.)
ContributionsOrwoll, Eric S., Bliziotes, Michael.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC931.O73 O7754 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 614 p. :
Number of Pages614
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21801363M
ISBN 100896039331
LC Control Number2002017240

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