Bone Health in Women with Chronic Kidney Disease

  • Maryanne Sourial
  • Maria CocoEmail author


Bone health maintenance is a major focus in the care of women. Women are especially vulnerable to bone disease. Women with CKD are even at greater risk for bone disease. This chapter discusses the evaluation of bone health in women with CKD as well as appropriate treatment options for these women.


Chronic kidney disease in women Bone health with chronic kidney disease Women and chronic kidney disease Bone health in women Osteoporosis in women with chronic kidney disease Kidney disease and bone health in women 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Department of MedicineRenal DivisionBronxUSA

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