Summary: The Second Edition of this comprehensive reference combines a strong scientific base with a clinical focus to address the principal disorders of bone and mineral metabolism, including osteoporosis, kidney stone formation, abnormal serum mineral levels, Paget's disease, and other conditions. The contributors explain the mechanisms underlying these disorders and provide succinct guidance on evaluation and management. This edition describes recently introduced drugs, thoroughly reviews ...show morepowerful new treatments for osteoporosis and nephrolithiasis, and features completely rewritten chapters on stone formation. More than 500 illustrations complement the text and over 150 tables help readers find needed information at a glance. ...show lessEdition/Copyright: 2ND 02
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