The Bone and Mineral Manual: A Practical Guide by Michael KleerekoperThe Bone and Mineral Manual: A Practical Guide by Michael Kleerekoper

The Bone and Mineral Manual: A Practical Guide

byMichael Kleerekoper, Michael Kleerekoper, Michael Kleerekoper...EditorEthel S. Siris, Michael Mcclung

Other | August 23, 2005

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*Brings together up-to-date bone and mineral metabolism methods in one easily, accessible volume
*Provides a quick reference for bone and mineral disorders
*Addresses problems likely to be seen at all ages, from the pre-term infant to the centenarian
*Ideal for practicing physicians, residents, medical students, and researchers

Dr. Michael McClung is the founding director of the Oregon Osteoporosis Center. He graduated from Rice University in Houston and from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. After his training in Internal Medicine at Parkland Hospital in Dallas, he completed a fellowship in Endocrinology at the National Institute...
Title:The Bone and Mineral Manual: A Practical GuideFormat:OtherDimensions:208 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:August 23, 2005Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0080470742

ISBN - 13:9780080470740


Table of Contents

Part One: Diagnostic Procedures

Chapter 1: Indications for Bone Mass Measurement

Chapter 2: A Practical Guide to Bone Densitometry

Chapter 3: Laboratory Analyses Useful in the Diagnosis of Bone and Calcium Metabolic Disorders

Chapter 4: Biochemical Markers of Bone Remodeling

Chapter 5: Skeletal Imaging: Radiography, Computed Tomography (CT), and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Chapter 6: Scintigraphy

Part Two: Clinical Disorders

Chapter 7: Hypocalcemia and Hypercalcemia in Neonates

Chapter 8: Preterm Infants with Fractures

Chapter 9: Rickets

Chapter 10: Osteogenesis Imperfecta

Chapter 11: Juvenile Osteoporosis

Chapter 12: Fibrous Dysplasia

Chapter 13: Optimizing Peak Bone Mass

Chapter 14: Bone Disorders Associated with Primary or Secondary Amenorrhea

Chapter 15: Nephrolithiasis

Chapter 16: Acute Spinal Cord Injury and Traumatic Brain Injury

Chapter 17: Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

Chapter 18: Evaluation of the Patient with Low Bone Density

Chapter 19: Calcium and Vitamin D

Chapter 20: Pharmacologic Therapy

Chapter 21: Nonpharmacologic Prevention and Management of Falls and Fractures

Chapter 22: Osteoporosis in Men

Chapter 23: Steroid-Induced Osteoporosis

Chapter 24: Organ Transplantation

Chapter 25: Paget's Disease of Bone

Chapter 26: Renal Bone Diseases

Chapter 27: Metastatic Bone Disease

Chapter 28: Osteomalacia

Chapter 29: High Bone Mass

Chapter 30: Hypercalcemia

Chapter 31: Primary Hyperparathyroidism

Chapter 32: Hypocalcemia

Chapter 33: Phosphorus and Magnesium

Part Three: Patient and Family Education and Support

Chapter 34: Principles of Patient and Family Education and Support

Chapter 35: Resources for Education and Support