The 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

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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

About The Author

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...

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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

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Table of Contents

1. Indications for Bone Mass Measurement
2. A Practical Guide to Bone Densitometry
3. Laboratory Analyses Useful in the Diagnosis of Bone and Calcium Metabolic Disorders
4. Biochemical Markers of Bone Remodeling
5. Skeletal Imaging: Radiographs, CT, MRI
6. Scintigraphy
7. Hypocalcemia and Hypercalcemia in Neonates
8. Preterm Infants with Fractures
9. Rickets
10. Osteogenesis Imperfecta
11. Juvenile Osteoporosis
12. Fibrous Dysplasia
13. Optimizing Peak Bone Mass
14. Bone Disorders Associated with Primary or Secondary Amenorrhea
15. Nephrolithiasis
16. Acute Spinal Cord Injury and Tramatic Brain Injury
17. Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
18. Evaluation of the Patient with Low Bone Density
19. Calcium and Vitamin D
20. Pharmacologic Therapy
21. Nonpharmacalgic Prevention and Management of Falls and Fractures
22. Osteoporosis in Men
23. Steroid-Induced Osteoporosis
24. Organ Transplantation
25. Paget's Disease
26. Renal Bone Diseases
27. Metastatic Bone Disease
28. Osteomalacia
29. High Bone Mass
30. Hypercalcemia
31. Primary Hyperparathyroidism
32. Hypocalcemia
33. Phosporous and Magnesium
34. Principles of Patient and Family Education and Support
35. Resources for Education and Support