Nutritional Influences on Bone Health

8th International Symposium

Editors: Burckhardt, Peter, Dawson-Hughes, Bess, Weaver, Connie M. (Eds.)

  • Follows on from the previously successful title resulting from the 7th International Symposium on Nutritional Aspects of Osteoporosis, this time with updated info and newer, more innovative research in the field
  • Brings together a wide range of knowledge and information, written by renowned experts in the field
  • Considered a major reference for professionals in the field of bone health and nutrition
  • Informative and readable, including numerous tables and graphs
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Nutritional Influences on Bone Health presents a collection of papers from the 8th International Symposium on Nutritional Aspects of Osteoporosis, the primary forum for and only regular meeting exclusively devoted to the topic of nutritional influences on bone health. The outcome is a fusion of the most current and up-to-date research in this area. Key themes include the permeation of the Western diet across the globe, calcium, vitamin D and acid-base balance.

 

Written by authorities on the impact of nutrition on bone health, Nutritional Influences on Bone Health brings the reader the emerging trends, new messages and the latest scientific data in the field, to inform future research and clinical practice. This comprehensive, well researched volume is an essential reference for professionals in the field of bone health and nutrition.

Table of contents (37 chapters)

  • Nutrition, Aging, and Chronic Low-Grade Systemic Inflammation in Relation to Osteoporosis and Sarcopenia

    Daly, Robin M.

    Pages 1-18

  • Interactions of Dietary Patterns, Systemic Inflammation, and Bone Health

    Wood, Adrian D. (et al.)

    Pages 19-30

  • Weight Loss and Physical Activity in Obese Older Adults: Impact on Skeletal Muscle and Bone

    Kirn, Dylan R. (et al.)

    Pages 31-41

  • The Hormonal Milieu in Obesity and Influences on the Trabecular, Cortical, and Geometric Properties of Bone

    Shapses, Sue A. (et al.)

    Pages 43-60

  • Emerging Nutritional and Lifestyle Risk Factors for Bone Health in Young Women: A Mixed Longitudinal Twin Study

    Christie, Jemma J. (et al.)

    Pages 61-69

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eBook $189.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-4471-2769-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $239.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-2768-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Nutritional Influences on Bone Health
Book Subtitle
8th International Symposium
Editors
  • Peter Burckhardt
  • Bess Dawson-Hughes
  • Connie M. Weaver
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-1-4471-2769-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4471-2769-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4471-2768-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 387
Number of Illustrations and Tables
45 b/w illustrations, 23 illustrations in colour
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