Corticosteroid-induced Osteoporosis

  • Vasi Naganathan
  • Philip N. Sambrook


Corticosteroids are thought to cause bone loss by a combination of inhibitory effects on bone formation and enhanced bone resorption, with the inhibitory effects on bone formation appearing to be most important.


Bone Loss Temporal Arteritis Testosterone Therapy Cyclical Etidronate Chronic Corticosteroid 
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  • Vasi Naganathan
  • Philip N. Sambrook

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