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Novel advances in the treatment of osteoporosis.

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Osteoporosis is a significant public health issue affecting over half of women aged over 50. With an aging population its importance is set to increase further over time. Prevention of fragility fractures avoids significant mortality and morbidity as well as saving significant direct and indirect costs to the economy. In this review, we discuss existing treatments to contextualise the treatment landscape, and demonstrate how our understanding of bone pathophysiology ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted manuscript

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10.1093/bmb/ldw033

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St Peters College
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Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
British Medical Bulletin Journal website
Volume:
119
Issue:
1
Pages:
129-142
Publication date:
2016-09-05
Acceptance date:
2016-07-04
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EISSN:
1471-8391
ISSN:
0007-1420
Pubs id:
pubs:641785
URN:
uri:5bcc06df-64d3-4ea5-98f8-c8d22691ba60
UUID:
uuid:5bcc06df-64d3-4ea5-98f8-c8d22691ba60
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pubs:641785
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English
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