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Risk factors for the development of osteoporosis in a South African population. A prospective study
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1994)
Despite the vast number of risk factors that apparently predispose to the development of osteoporosis (OP), they have not been accurately identified and given relative priority. In order to analyse possible risk factors ...
Endemic fluorosis -a model for studies examining the effect of fluoride on bone
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1997)
The use of fluoride in the treatment of osteoporosis is complicated by concerns about the integrity of the newly formed bone, as well as the fact that not all patients respond to the drug. In an attempt to broaden insight ...
Supplemented low-protein diets : are they superior in chronic renal failure?
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1995)
Twenty-two patients with chronic renal failure were randomly assigned to a conventional low-protein diet containing 0,6g protein/kg/day or a very-low-protein diet containing 0,6g protein/kg/day supplemented with essential ...