Chapter 52. Chapter 52. Calcitonin

  1. ASBMR
  1. Silvano Adami

Published Online: 23 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch52

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 52. Calcitonin, in Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch52

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

  • Effects of Calcitonin on Postmenopausal Osteoporosis

  • Effects of Calcitonin on Other Types of Osteoporosis

  • Calcitonin Therapy and Pain

  • Clinical Use in Osteoporosis