Osteoporosis and fall risk in patients with fragility fractures

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van Helden, SH; Nieuwenhuijzen-Kruseman, AC; Dinant, G; Pijpers, E; ten Broeke, R; Brink, PR; GEUSENS, Piet;
(2005)
  • Publisher: AMER SOC BONE & MINERAL RES
  • Subject:
    mesheuropmc: musculoskeletal diseases

Low BMD and fall risk are well-documented risk factors for fractures. The prevalence of both risk factors has only scarcely been reported in the same population of patients with recent clinical fractures. Methods : 261 consecutive patients (women and men of 50 years and... View more
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