Differential patterns of osteoblast dysfunction in trabecular bone in patients with established osteoporosis.

AIMS To analyse osteoblast function in 153 cases of established osteoporosis as previous work has indicated that osteoporosis is a heterogeneous condition characterised by different patterns of osteoclast and osteoblast dysfunction. METHODS Histomorphometric data from 153 cases with established osteoporosis was used to analyse osteoblast function, using… CONTINUE READING