History ... and the term "osteoporosis" and recognition of its pathological
appearance is generally attributed to the French pathologist ...
Jun 11, 2007 ... Osteoporosis has haunted women since the dawn of history. Egyptian mummies
from 4,000 years ago have been found with the telltale ...
Family history. Osteoporosis tends to run in families. If a family member has
osteoporosis or breaks a bone, there is a greater chance that you will too. Other
Sep 21, 2016 ... A thorough history should be obtained to screen for and identify the presence of
known risk factors for osteoporosis and osteoporotic fracture.
History and physical examination are important for identifying secondary causes
of osteoporosis and to record behavioral risk factors, use of medications, and ...
If you have osteoporosis it means that you have lost some bone material. ... Have
a strong family history of osteoporosis (that is, a mother, father, sister or brother ...
Aug 9, 2011 ... The concept of osteoporosis as a preventable, human-centric disease is a
relatively new notion with a long formative history, one that a pair of ...
May 20, 2015 ... In Aging Bones medical historian Gerald N. Grob expounds his thesis about
osteoporosis that the 'normal aging of bones was transformed into ...
Oct 9, 2015 ... Osteoporosis is a disease in which bones become brittle & fragile due to ...
Having a family history of fractures; Being a woman, particularly in ...
During a medical history for osteoporosis,your doctor will ask about: Your overall
health. Any family history of osteoporosis. Risk factors for osteoporosis.