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Bone turnover and trabecular plate survival after artificial menopause.

Abstract:

Considerable bone loss often occurs after menopause, particularly if menopause is induced by surgery. For perhaps two years bone formation fails to keep pace with the rapid acceleration of bone resorption that occurs after sex hormone withdrawal. The threat that this poses to the integrity of the skeleton is not clear. Because ethical constraints limit histological studies in normal women existing normal data and statistical modelling techniques were used to explore the dynamics of iliac trab...

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10.1136/bmj.295.6601.757

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Author
Journal:
British medical journal (Clinical research ed.) More from this journal
Volume:
295
Issue:
6601
Pages:
757-760
Publication date:
1987-09-01
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EISSN:
1468-5833
ISSN:
0267-0623
Language:
English
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pubs:473662
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uuid:cb6465b3-ce0f-4c8f-b34a-3bbde0f950e8
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pubs:473662
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473662
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2014-07-05

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