Diagnóstico e terapêutica da osteoporose na idade pediátrica

Translated title of the contribution: Diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis in childhood

Helena Canhao, João Eurico Fonseca, Maria Viana de Queiroz

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The authors review osteoporosis definition, the techniques to quantify bone mass, the assessment of therapy efficacy and the drugs used to manage osteoporosis in paediatric ages.
Translated title of the contributionDiagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis in childhood
Original languagePortuguese
Pages (from-to)385-90
Number of pages6
JournalActa Médica Portuguesa
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2004


  • osteoporose
  • criança
  • densitometria
  • diagnóstico
  • erapêutica
  • osteoporosis
  • children
  • densitometry
  • diagnosis
  • therapy


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