Clinical quiz

Test your knowledge – osteoporosis



Osteoporosis is a common condition that affects the lives of many Australians. The option of therapy makes it imperative that people with the condition who require treatment be identified. Do you manage patients with osteoporosis appropriately?

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Question 1
    Which of the following are risk factors for the development of osteoporosis?
    a. secondary amenorrhoea in adolescent girls and in women
    b. a family history of osteoporosis
    c. obesity
    d. a very slight build
    e. cigarette smoking

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