Bio 1 osteoporosis

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Bio 1 osteoporosis

  1. 1. Osteoporosis<br />BONE<br />“PORE”<br />+<br />SPINE<br />POROUS BONES<br />WRIST<br />HIPS<br />
  2. 2. RESORPTION<br />FORMATION<br />
  3. 3.
  4. 4. Risk Factors<br />Thinness or small frame <br />Family history of osteoporosis <br />Being postmenopausal or having had early menopause<br />Abnormal absence of menstrual periods <br />Corticosteroid and antidepressant medications<br />Eating disorders<br />Low calcium intake <br />Physical inactivity <br />Smoking <br />Excessive alcohol intake. <br />
  5. 5. Symptoms<br />
  6. 6. Diagnosis<br />Vitamin D<br />Dual-Energy X-rayAbsorptiometry<br />(DEXA scan)<br />
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  8. 8. Common Misconceptions<br />TRUE or ?<br />FALSE<br />
  9. 9. Osteoporosis is a "woman's disease." <br />FALSE<br />Osteoporosis is a normal part of aging.<br />FALSE<br />Osteoporosis can be life threatening.  <br />TRUE<br />I drink milk and take vitamins; <br />I have nothing to worry about.<br />FALSE<br />There is no satisfactory treatment for osteoporosis and no hope for a cure. <br />FALSE<br />
  10. 10. Sources<br />Kristi Monson, PharmD (2008). Osteoporosis. <br />Retrieved on July 16, 2011. <br />From http://osteoporosis.emedtv.com/osteoporosis/osteoporosis.html <br />Mayo Clinic (2010). Osteoporosis: Risk factors. <br />Retrieved on July 16, 2011. <br />From http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/osteoporosis/DS00128/DSECTION=risk-factors<br />Ashley Holloway (2002). Test Your Osteoporosis IQ. <br />Retrieved on July 16, 2011. <br />From http://www.hughston.com/hha/a_14_3_5.htm<br />William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR<br />Retrieved on July 16, 2011<br />From http://www.emedicinehealth.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=112555<br />

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