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Symptoms of anxiety or depression and risk of fracture in older people: the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.

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UNLABELLED: The aim of this study was to examine the prospective association between symptoms of anxiety and depression and risk of fracture in older people. Results showed that men, but not women, with probable anxiety at baseline had an increased risk of fracture. INTRODUCTION: The use of psychotropic drugs has been linked with an increased risk of fracture in older people, but there are indications that the conditions for which these drugs were prescribed may themselves influence fracture ...

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10.1007/s11657-012-0080-5

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Dennison, EM More by this author
Edwards, M More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Journal:
Archives of osteoporosis
Volume:
7
Issue:
1-2
Pages:
59-65
Publication date:
2012
DOI:
EISSN:
1862-3514
ISSN:
1862-3522
URN:
uuid:592e4fcc-75b5-4afc-ab3c-f33323a5d973
Source identifiers:
325266
Local pid:
pubs:325266

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