Endocrinology Adult and Pediatric: The Parathyroid Gland and Bone Metabolism book cover

Endocrinology Adult and Pediatric: The Parathyroid Gland and Bone Metabolism

Effectively manage parathyroid and bone metabolism disorders with The Parathyroid Gland and Bone Metabolism! Brought to you by the same leading endocrinologists responsible for the highly acclaimed two-volume textbook, Endocrinology: Adult and Pediatric, this derivative book presents a compilation of chapters covering all endocrinology material related to parathyroid and bone metabolism. Never before available as a stand-alone offering, this content will enable you to give your patients the benefit of today’s best know-how on parathyroid and bone metabolism from the leading resource in endocrinology.

Paperback, 301 Pages

Published: August 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-323-24063-5


    1. Parathyroid Hormone and Parathyroid Hormone-Related Peptide in the Regulation of Calcium Homeostasis and Bone Development
    2. Calcitonin
    3. Vitamin D: From Photosynthesis, Metabolism, and Action to Clinical Applications
    4. Bone Development and Remodeling
    5. Calcium Regulation, Calcium Homeostasis, and Genetic Disorders of Calcium Metabolism
    6. Genetic Disorders of Phosphate Homeostasis
    7. Primary Hyperparathyroidism
    8. Malignancy-Associated Hypercalcemia and Medical Management
    9. Surgical Management of Hyperparathyroidism
    10. Pseudohypoparathyroidism, Albright’s Hereditary Osteodystrophy, and Progressive Osseus Heteroplasia: Disorders Caused by Inactivating GNAS Mutations
    11. Genetic Defects in Vitamin D Metabolism and Action
    12. Hereditary Disorders of the Skeleton
    13. Bone Density and Imaging of Osteoporosis
    14. Chronic Kidney Disease Mineral and Bone Disorder
    15. Disorders of Calcification: Osteomalacia and Rickets
    16. Paget’s Disease of Bone


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