Expert Video - Should men worry about osteoporosis? What are the signs in men?
David Karpf, MD, of Stanford University discusses how osteoporosis, or bone loss, can affect men. He explains the role of testosterone in fractures, how the different causes of osteoporosis in men and women can lead to different outcomes, and other medical conditions that can make men vulnerable to losing bone mass.
This educational activity has been developed by American Bone Health and Mechanisms in Medicine Inc.
This activity is supported by educational grants from Amgen, Hologic, UCB, and Zimmer Biomet.
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