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HST.021 Musculoskeletal Pathophysiology

HST.021 Musculoskeletal Pathophysiology

This course covers the growth, development and structure of normal bone and joints, the biomechanics of bone connective tissues, and their response to stress, calcium and phosphate homeostasis. Additional topics include regulation by parathyroid hormone and vitamin D, the pathogenesis of metabolic bone diseases and diseases of connective tissues, joints and muscle with consideration of possible mechanisms and underlying metabolic derangements.
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Dr. Paul Joseph Anderson
Dr. Robert Horatio Brown, Jr.
Dr. Marie Demay
Dr. Stephen Martin Krane
Dr. Young-Jo Kim
Dr. Henry Jay Mankin
Dr. Bjorn Reino Olsen
Dr. John Thomas Potts
Dr. Alan Lewis Schiller
Dr. Brian Dale Snyder
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