A better understanding of the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of the metastatic process is leading to improvements in diagnosis and treatment. Evaluation of specific areas of disorder of skeletal function, including hematopoiesis, mineral metabolism, and structural support, is important. Continued developments are necessary to minimize or prevent effects on the skeleton related to the metastatic process.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|State||Published - Jun 12 1992|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine