Prevention of glucocorticoid osteoporosis: a consensus document of the Dutch Society for Rheumatology.

@article{Geusens2004PreventionOG,
  title={Prevention of glucocorticoid osteoporosis: a consensus document of the Dutch Society for Rheumatology.},
  author={Piet P. Geusens and Ron N J T L De Nijs and Willem Frederik Lems and Roland F. J. M. Laan and Ard Struijs and Tjeerd P van Staa and Johannes W J Bijlsma Bijlsma},
  journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases},
  year={2004},
  volume={63 3},
  pages={324-5}
}
H augeberg et al recently published clinical decision rules to identify patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) at risk for osteoporosis. Included were patients treated with glucocorticoids, a subject that has been for a long time the interest of rheumatologists. For example, the Dutch Society for Rheumatology has recently published guidelines for the prevention of glucocorticoid induced osteoporosis (GIOP). This document was prepared by a group of rheumatologists of the society and other… CONTINUE READING