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Biomechanics of Osteoporosis: The Importance of Bone Resorption and Remodeling Processes

By Gholamreza Rouhi

Submitted: March 14th 2011Reviewed: October 2nd 2011Published: February 24th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/29987

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