Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment with Sex Hormone Replacement Therapy

@article{Rozenberg1995OsteoporosisPA,
  title={Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment with Sex Hormone Replacement Therapy},
  author={Sylvie Rozenberg and Michael L Kroll and Ann Pastijn and Jean Vandromme},
  journal={Clinical Rheumatology},
  year={1995},
  volume={14},
  pages={14-17}
}
Oestrogen deficiency is by far the major factor contributing to the high rate of osteoporotic fractures in women. The anti-osteoporotic effect of estrogen may be explained by its property to regulate cytokine secretion and thus balance bone remodeling. In oestrogen deficiency, increased resorption and remodeling will occur leading to osteoporosis. It has… CONTINUE READING