Drugs & Therapy Perspectives

, Volume 10, Issue 8, pp 10–10 | Cite as

Prevention of corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis

Practical Issues and Updates
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Keywords

Asthma Osteoporosis Tudy Etidronic Acid Anti Psychotic 

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