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dc.contributorAl Khawajah, F.F.EN
dc.date.accessioned2014-06-17T11:13:49Z
dc.date.available2014-06-17T11:13:49Z
dc.date.issued2002EN
dc.identifier.issn1020-3397EN
dc.identifier.otherhttp://applications.emro.who.int/emhj/0802_3/emhj_2002_8_2_3_440_443.pdfEN
dc.identifier.urihttp://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/119185
dc.description440-443EN
dc.description.abstractIt is well known that people, especially white people, are getting osteoporosis more often than previously thought. Until now, no direct causative factor has been determined, but genetic factors are very likely to be involved. Usually, affected individuals are initially asymptomatic while the disease process is going on, and they come to the attention of the medical profession only late when their bones are fractured as a result of a simple trauma. Also it is vital to let people know that heavy sports, at times, can be harmfulEN
dc.language.isoarEN
dc.subjectAdrenal Cortex HormonesEN
dc.subjectAnorexia NervosaEN
dc.subjectArthritis, RheumatoidEN
dc.subjectAthletic InjuriesEN
dc.subjectBone DensityEN
dc.subjectCalcitoninEN
dc.subjectCalcitriolEN
dc.subjectCalcium Channel AgonistsEN
dc.subjectDiphosphonatesEN
dc.subjectFractures, BoneEN
dc.subjectHyperparathyroidismEN
dc.subjectPatient Education as TopicEN
dc.subject.meshOsteoporosisEN
dc.title[‎Osteoporosis]‎EN
dc.relation.ispartofjournalEMHJ - Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, 8 (‎2-3)‎, 440-443, 2002


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