Corticosteroid-Induced Osteoporosis

  • Reiner Bartl
  • Christoph Bartl


A detailed drug history is of vital importance, because many drugs and substances can adversely affect the skeleton. A comprehensive list of drugs associated with increased risk for osteoporosis in adults has been outlined by the National Osteoporosis Foundation (Table 64.1).


Bone loss Beclomethasone dipropionate Muscle training National Osteoporosis Foundation Quantitative systematic review 

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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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