Underlying problems of scoliosis

Underlying problems of scoliosis

A girl with scoliosis returns to the clinic complaining of ankle pain.

Osteoporosis in a patient taking anti-seizure medication

Osteoporosis in a patient taking anti-seizure medication

Are dual-energy x ray absorptiometry scans safe for patients taking anti-seizure medication?

The role of vitamin D in post-fracture symptoms

Can vitamin D deficiency play a role in post-fracture pain?

Do PPIs affect calcium absorption?

Are there any studies that confirm effective calcium absorption when the patient is taking long-term proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) along with oral calcium?

Osteoporosis medications in patients with kidney disease

Is it safe to restart osteoporosis medications in patients with stage 5 chronic kidney disease?

Nutrition's effect on rheumatologic conditions

Are there any common nutritional deficiencies associated with osteoarthritis (OA), rheumatoid arthritis (RA), and gout?

Osteoporosis conundrum

What is the mechanism of action of teriparatide, the new parathyroid hormone (PTH) analog being used for the treatment of osteoporosis?

Risks and benefits of bisphosphonate therapy

At what T-score and patient age does the benefit of bisphosphonate therapy outweigh the risk?

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