Corticosteroid-induced Osteoporosis

  • Vasi Naganathan
  • Philip N. Sambrook

Abstract

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.

Keywords

Placebo Arthritis Estrogen Osteoporosis Corticosteroid 

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  • Vasi Naganathan
  • Philip N. Sambrook

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