Chapter 65. Chapter 65. Abnormalities in Bone and Calcium Metabolism After Burns

  1. ASBMR
  1. Gordon L. Klein

Published Online: 23 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch65

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 65. Abnormalities in Bone and Calcium Metabolism After Burns, in Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch65

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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Keywords:

  • burns;
  • bone resorption;
  • bone formation;
  • vitamin D deficiency;
  • calcium-sensing receptor upregulation;
  • PTH;
  • recombinant human growth hormone;
  • oxandrolone;
  • bisphosphonates

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Bone Histomorphometry

  • Stress Response

  • Disordered Calcium Homeostasis

  • Systemic Inflammatory Response

  • Vitamin D Deficiency

  • Resumption of Remodeling

  • Treatment

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgment