Calcium and bone health: position statement for the Australian and New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society, Osteoporosis Australia and the Endocrine Society of Australia

Kerrie M Sanders, Caryl A Nowson, Mark A Kotowicz, Kathryn Briffa, Amanda Devine and Ian R Reid
Med J Aust 2009; 190 (6): 316-320.
  • Kerrie M Sanders1
  • Caryl A Nowson2
  • Mark A Kotowicz1
  • Kathryn Briffa3
  • Amanda Devine4
  • Ian R Reid5

  • 1 Department of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences, Barwon Health, University of Melbourne, Geelong, VIC.
  • 2 School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Melbourne, VIC.
  • 3 School of Physiotherapy, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA.
  • 4 School of Exercise, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Perth, WA.
  • 5 University of Auckland, Auckland, NZ.


We acknowledge the valuable contributions of the following people, who helped review the position statement: Chris Nordin, Richard Prince, John Eisman, Graeme Jones, Judy Stenmark and Deb Kerr. We also thank Geoff Nicholson (Chair, Medical and Scientific Affairs Committee) for commissioning the project on behalf of the Australian and New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society.

Competing interests:

Ian Reid has been a consultant to Fonterra in the past.

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