By John C. Stevenson, Michael S. Marsh
The 3rd version of this profitable Atlas of Osteoporosis is designed to supply quite a lot of physicians with a pictorial consultant to this crucial illness. The illustrations are a great educating source and the textual content presents a concise review to osteoporosis. For the 1st time, textual content and illustrations are totally built-in. The e-book comprises info of skeletal biology and the pathophysiology of osteoporosis, with a sequence of diagrammatic and SEM illustrations. there's better emphasis on medical elements during this version, quite in parts resembling foodstuff, workout, and progress. There also are very important sections on prognosis utilizing bone densitometry and the laboratory review of bone issues.
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An Atlas of Osteoporosis, Third Edition by John C. Stevenson, Michael S. Marsh