Towards a diagnostic and therapeutic consensus in male osteoporosis
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- Kanis, J.A., Bianchi, G., Bilezikian, J.P. et al. Osteoporos Int (2011) 22: 2789. doi:10.1007/s00198-011-1632-z
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The consensus views on osteoporosis in men are reported.
A workshop was convened within a meeting on osteoporosis in men to identify areas of consensus amongst the panel (the authors) and the participants of the meeting.
A public debate with an expert panel on preselected topics was conducted.
Results and Conclusions
Consensus views were reached on diagnostic criteria and several aspects on the pathophysiology and treatment of osteoporosis in men.