Optimizing bone health in chronic kidney disease.

  title={Optimizing bone health in chronic kidney disease.},
  author={Solenne Pelletier and Roland D. Chapurlat},
  volume={65 4},
Phosphocalcic metabolism disorders often complicate chronic kidney disease (CKD) and worsen as kidney function declines, with a consequence on bone structural integrity. The risk of fracture exceeds that of the normal population in both patients with pre-dialysis CKD and end-stage renal disease (ESRD). The increasing incidence of CKD, the high mortality rate induced by hip fracture, the decreased quality of life and economic burden of fragility fracture make the renal bone disorders a major… CONTINUE READING


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