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Fractures, Osteoporosis, and the Endocrinologist

Morton H. Field, MD
Arch Intern Med. 2003;163(22):2796. doi:10.1001/archinte.163.22.2796-a.
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Kiebzak et al1 in their article titled "Undertreatment of Osteoporosis in Men With Hip Fracture" have identified a real problem in the treatment of patients with fractures. The responses by Abraham2 and Mikhail3 and the replies by Kiebzak et al4,5 further identify the issues that need to be addressed before patients with fracture can obtain optimum care.

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