• Vol. 31 No. 1, 1–2
  • 15 January 2002

Osteoporosis: A Treatable Disease


Osteoporosis twenty years ago was a very different disease from what we know of it today. At that time a diagnosis of osteoporosis was made at the point of sustaining a fracture as there was no routine method of pre-fracture diagnosis such as bone mineral density measurement.

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