Pain in Osteoporosis and Paget’s Disease in the Elderly

  • Jacob Menczel
Part of the The Springer Series in Adult Development and Aging book series (SSAD)


Osteoporosis is a major public health problem affecting a large proportion of the population. Osteoporosis can be defined as a loss of bone mass which is larger than that expected in the aging process.


Bone Mineral Density Bone Loss Bone Mass Bone Resorption Spinal Stenosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jacob Menczel
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  1. 1.Department of GeriatricsSarah Herzog Memorial HospitalJerusalemIsrael

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