165000 hip fractures a year 17 die within 3 months and 27 die within a year

165000 hip fractures a year 17 die within 3 months

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165000 hip fractures a year, 17% die within 3 months and 27% die within a year Mechanism of calcium lost and gain Calcium APATITE is what makes up bone and teeth The problem is the solubilisation of the bone material *Bone is made up of protein also There are molecules osteroclast (cells) and these cells liberate acid and the acid is whats taking away the bone material, it can take away calcium and bone material with it It leaves behinds pit in bones Inhibitors of osteoclasts should be carried out, Fosamax material inhibits osteoclasts from functioning and can increase bone mass by 3% each year However, other studies show that this drugs causes osteonecrosis of the jaw (jawbone death) There are other remedies for osteoporotic problems, it has two phosphates in it and it has less dosing (called ZOMETA) Some side effects for some woman (nothing will work for everyone) Osteoblasts is a cell that reimplats the calcium in the bone Detection of low bone mass Blood, X-ray, CT scan, single photon absorptiometry and double-photon absorptiometry (which are the two best ones, they check the wrist) Another way: average risk calculation called a FRAX Theres a graph that will identify your risks based on your family history and your risks
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Bone mineral density in woman with depression, depressed woman had a small spectrum of bone mineral density *notice that the median isn’t all that bad, there wasn’t very many subjects, its hard to see that the things said are appropriate It makes sense cuz woman who are depressed they probably don’t eat well enough Osteoporosis therapies One therapy is that you have to have the calcium *sales have grown from 20 million to 1.2 billion dollars, they sell Caltrate which is calcium
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