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The Resource Aging bones : a short history of osteoporosis, Gerald N. Grob

Aging bones : a short history of osteoporosis, Gerald N. Grob

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Aging bones : a short history of osteoporosis
Title
Aging bones
Title remainder
a short history of osteoporosis
Statement of responsibility
Gerald N. Grob
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the middle of the twentieth century, few physicians could have predicted that the modern diagnostic category of osteoporosis would emerge to include millions of Americans, predominantly older women. This book makes a historical inquiry into how this one aspect of aging came to be considered a disease
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DNLM/DLC
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1931-
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Grob, Gerald N.
Dewey number
616.7/16
Index
index present
LC call number
RC931.O73
LC item number
G76 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WE 11 AA1
Series statement
Johns Hopkins biographies of disease
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Osteoporosis
Label
Aging bones : a short history of osteoporosis, Gerald N. Grob
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-273) and index
Contents
History and demography -- Origins of a diagnosis -- The transformation of osteoporosis -- Popularizing a diagnosis -- Internationalizing osteoporosis -- Therapeutic expansion -- Osteoporosis triumphant?
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 284 pages
Isbn
9781421413181
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2013028969
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)GT413181
  • (FIPpSEB)GT413181
Label
Aging bones : a short history of osteoporosis, Gerald N. Grob
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-273) and index
Contents
History and demography -- Origins of a diagnosis -- The transformation of osteoporosis -- Popularizing a diagnosis -- Internationalizing osteoporosis -- Therapeutic expansion -- Osteoporosis triumphant?
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 284 pages
Isbn
9781421413181
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2013028969
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)GT413181
  • (FIPpSEB)GT413181

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