Chapter 48. Chapter 48. Estrogens and SERMs

  1. ASBMR
  1. Robert Lindsay

Published Online: 23 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch48

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

How to Cite

ASBMR (2008) Chapter 48. Estrogens and SERMs, in Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch48

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780977888214

Online ISBN: 9780470623992

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Pathogenesis

  • Estrogen Intervention

  • Mechanism of Fracture Risk Reduction

  • Effects of Lower Doses of Hormone: Therapy

  • Effects of Discontinuing Hormones

  • Clinical Use of Hormone Therapy for Osteoporosis

  • Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators

  • Conclusions

  • Selected Readings