Chapter 62. Chapter 62. Osteoporosis in Men

  1. ASBMR
  1. Eric S. Orwoll

Published Online: 23 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch62

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 62. Osteoporosis in Men, in Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch62

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

  • Skeletal Development

  • Effects of Aging on the Skeleton in Men

  • Fracture Epidemiology

  • Causes of Osteoporosis in Men

  • Evaluation of Osteoporosis in Men

  • Osteoporosis Prevention in Men

  • Treatment of Osteoporosis in Men