Osteoporosis in Women’s Health

1. Osteoporosis is defined as which of the following T scores?
2. Which of the following medication classes have been shown to increase the risk of osteoporosis?
3. In the absence of estrogen, T cells promote osteoclast recruitment, differentiation, and prolonged survival via all of the following except:
4. According to the 2010 American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists guidelines, which of the following are first-line options for the treatment of osteoporosis?
5. Calcium carbonate provides _______ elemental calcium while calcium citrate provides _______ elemental calcium.
6. Selective estrogen receptor modulators, such as raloxifene and tamoxifen, act as estrogen receptor ________ in bone tissue and estrogen receptor ________ in reproductive tissue.
7. What is the mechanism of action of teriparatide?
8. Teriparatide has a black box warning for which of the following?
9. Which of the following groups should receive bone mineral density (BMD) testing?
10. Which type of fracture is a strong predictive risk factor for future fractures?
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