Affiliation: New York University School of Medicine
- Osteoporosis: an updateStephen Honig
NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 70:140-4. 2012..Finally, this update will briefly review the emerging data that suggests that anti-resorptive medication may extend life expectancy beyond that which can be expected solely by reducing the incidence of future fractures...
- Treatment strategies for patients with low bone mass: the younger postmenopausal femaleStephen Honig
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 66:240-3. 2008..Treatment measures include adequate amounts of dietary and supplemental calcium and vitamin D, a routine of regular exercises and medications that reduce the rate of new fractures...
- Low bone mass--assessing absolute fracture risk and the need to treat younger postmenopausal womenStephen Honig
New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:281-4. 2009..Fracture risk increases with age and is inversely related to bone mineral density values. A history of previous fracture after the age of 45 and within 10 years of assessment increases subsequent fracture risk...
- Osteoporosis - new treatments and updatesStephen Honig
New York University School of Medicine, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10003, USA
Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 68:166-70. 2010..The topics chosen for this review highlight the increased understanding of bone structure and aging and how this knowledge can help clinicians in their treatment of osteoporosis...
- Utility of bone densitometry in diagnostic evaluation and monitoring in regional migratory osteoporosisMagdalena Cadet
Osteoporosis Center, Division of Rheumatology, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10003, USA
J Clin Rheumatol 15:124-6. 2009..Our data suggest that sequential densitometric examination of affected areas may be useful to confirm the diagnosis of RMO, and for subsequent monitoring of bone loss and therapeutic response...