Osteoporosis and Calcium (cont.)
Authors and Editors
Author: Coburn Hobar, MD, Clinician in Rheumatology, Hobar Health and Wellness, and Anti-Aging & Wellness Center of Sarasota.
Editor: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
Previous contributing editors:
Editors: Kristine M Lohr, MD, Associate Chief, Program Director, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Tennessee School of Medicine; Mary L Windle, Pharm D, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine.com, Inc; Rick Kulkarni, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine; Director of Informatics, Department of Emergency Medicine, UCLA/Olive View-UCLA Medical Center.
REFERENCE:Last Editorial Review: 4/19/2012
Humes, H. David, et al., eds. Kelley's Textbook of Internal Medicine. 4th Edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2000.
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