Burden of osteoporosis in Thailand.

  title={Burden of osteoporosis in Thailand.},
  author={Chatlert Pongchaiyakul and Thawee Songpattanasilp and Nimit Taechakraichana},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  volume={91 2},
Correspondence to : Taechakraichana N, Menopausal Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Rama IV Rd, Bangkok 10330, Thailand. Phone: 0-2256-4164 ext. 205 Fax: 0-22511796, E-mail: nimit_md@yahoo.com Osteoporosis is the most common metabolic bone disease in humans. It is characterized by low bone mass, microarchitectural deterioration, compromised bone strength, and an increase in the risk of fracture(1). With an aging global… CONTINUE READING
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