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Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal

Known as: Postmenopausal Bone Losses, Bone Losses, Perimenopausal, Osteoporoses, Post-Menopausal 
Metabolic disorder associated with fractures of the femoral neck, vertebrae, and distal forearm. It occurs commonly in women within 15-20 years after… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background A single infusion of intravenous zoledronic acid decreases bone turnover and improves bone density at 12 months in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Osteoporotic structural damage and bone fragility result from reduced bone formation and increased bone resorption. In… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
BACKGROUND Osteoporosis is a condition resulting in an increased risk of skeletal fractures due to a reduction in the density of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Once-daily injections of parathyroid hormone or its amino-terminal fragments increase bone formation and bone mass… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Abstract: The purpose of this randomized, double-masked, placebo-controlled study was to determine the efficacy and safety of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
CONTEXT Risedronate, a potent bisphosphonate, has been shown to be effective in the treatment of Paget disease of bone and other… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
We propose here a new unitary model for the pathophysiology of involutional osteoporosis that identifies estrogen (E) deficiency… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Postmenopausal osteoporosis is a serious health problem, and additional treatments are needed. METHODS We studied… Expand
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Medical practice is constantly changing. The rate of change is accelerating, and physicians can be forgiven if they often find it… Expand
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Highly Cited
1941
Highly Cited
1941
Our object in this paper is to point out the existence of postmenopausal osteoporosis and to describe its clinical features. Some… Expand