Preventing osteoporosis: outcomes of the Australian Fracture Prevention Summit

Roy PL Carey, Walter E Plehwe and Peter R Ebeling
Med J Aust 2002; 177 (3): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2002.tb04717.x
Published online: 5 August 2002

To the Editor: We were interested to read the recent supplement on preventing osteoporosis.1 We could find only one reference to cigarette smoking, on page S13, where it is noted that "the role of lifestyle changes (including specific exercise regimens, changes in diet and quitting smoking) has not been evaluated adequately".



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