Osteoporosis and bone densitometry : does the emperor have clothes?

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Brain C Lentle
Publisher: 
Canadian Medical Association Journal
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Reviews research on the influence of bone mineral density measurements on women's decisions about medication to treat bone loss. Discusses controversies about the use of densitometry in Canada as well as symptoms, diagnosis, risk factors, treatment options, and costs. Includes links to related articles and references.

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