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Chapter 21. Drugs Affecting the Bones and JointsMultiple ChoiceIdentify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.____1.Both men and women experience bone loss with aging. The bones most likely to demonstrate significant loss that results in major impairment are:1.Cortical bones2.Femoral neck bones3.Cervical vertebrae4.Pelvic bones____2.Bisphosphonates treat or prevent osteoporosis by:1.Inhibiting osteoclastic activity2.Fostering bone resorption3.Enhancing calcium uptake in the bone4.Strengthening the osteoclastic proton pump____3.Prophylactic use of bisphosphonates is recommended for patients with advancing osteopenia related to long-term use of which of the following drugs?1.Selective estrogen receptor modulators2.Aspirin3.Glucocorticoids4.Calcium supplements____4.Besides osteoporosis, intravenous (IV) bisphosphonates are also indicated for:1.Paget’s disease2.Early osteopenia3.Renal cancer4.Early closure of cranial sutures____5.What is the role of calcium supplements when patients take bisphosphonates?