Osteoporotic fractures occur with great frequency and exact a heavy toll on the individual as well as the community. When a woman is diagnosed with osteoporosis, what are the specific management and treatment goals? Host Dr. John Russell welcomes Sol Epstein, MD, FRCP, FACP, professor of medicine and geriatrics at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in New York, and adjunct professor of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Epstein is currently a paid consultant to Mission Pharmacal Company.