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Corticosteroid osteoperosis


Sambrook, P and Jones, G, Corticosteroid osteoperosis, British Journal of Rheumatology, 34, (1) pp. 8-12. ISSN 0263-7103 (1995) [Refereed Article]

DOI: doi:10.1093/rheumatology/34.1.8


Cortocosteroids have profound effects on bone, leading to accelerated osteoporosis and fracture. This review will attempt to summarize current knowledge about their effects in light of new information and important remaining questions, especially with respect to treatment of this common condition.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Research Division:Medical and Health Sciences
Research Group:Public Health and Health Services
Research Field:Epidemiology
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Other Health
Objective Field:Health not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Jones, G (Professor Graeme Jones)
ID Code:5869
Year Published:1995
Web of Science® Times Cited:69
Deposited By:Menzies Centre
Deposited On:1995-08-01
Last Modified:2011-08-25

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