Osteoporosis is now recognized as an important public health problem in elderly men as fragility fractures are complicated by increased morbidity, mortality, and social costs. This review comprises an overview of recent findings in pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of male osteoporosis, with particular regard to the old population.

Male Osteoporosis in the Elderly

D'AMELIO, Patrizia
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;
ISAIA, Giovanni Carlo
2015-01-01

Abstract

Osteoporosis is now recognized as an important public health problem in elderly men as fragility fractures are complicated by increased morbidity, mortality, and social costs. This review comprises an overview of recent findings in pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of male osteoporosis, with particular regard to the old population.
2015
2015
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male, osteoporosis, fractures, treatment
D’Amelio, Patrizia; Isaia, Giovanni Carlo
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