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Treatment Strategies in Osteoporosis

  • Reiner Bartl
  • Christoph Bartl
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Abstract

The major aim of therapy is prevention of fractures! The properties of all ideal therapeutic agents are: the medication is well tolerated, it is safe and it reduces fractures at all sites including the hip.

Keywords

Postmenopausal woman Vertebral fracture Fracture risk Hormone replacement therapy Skeletal site 

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Reiner Bartl
    • 1
  • Christoph Bartl
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Osteoporosis and Bone CenterMunichGermany
  2. 2.Center of Orthopaedics and Sports MedicineMunichGermany

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