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HIV Infection and Metabolic Bone Disease
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Dolores Shoback
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Presenter: Dolores Shoback, MD
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In this presentation, Dr. Shoback addresses low bone mass among HIV-infected individuals. After providing an explanation of the science of osteoporosis in HIV-uninfected patients, Dr. Shoback describes the epidemiology of low bone mass among HIV-infected individuals. She addresses key questions regarding screening and treatment, such as risk factors, when to start treatment, and what treatment is believed to be effective.

Presenter: Dolores Shoback, MD

Dr. Dolores Shoback is a Professor of Medicine at UCSF and Director of the UCSF Training Program in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism. Her research focuses on metabolic bone disease and regulation of bone remodeling.