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The association between fracture site and obesity in men: a population-based cohort study.

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A site-dependent association between obesity and fracture has been reported in postmenopausal women. In this study we investigated the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and fracture at different skeletal sites in older men (≥65 years). We carried out a population-based cohort study using data from the Sistema d'Informació per al Desenvolupament de l'Investigació en Atenció Primària (SIDIAP(Q) ) database. SIDIAP(Q) contains the primary care and hospital admission computerized medical ...

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10.1002/jbmr.1878

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Journal:
Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
Volume:
28
Issue:
8
Pages:
1771-1777
Publication date:
2013-08-05
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EISSN:
1523-4681
ISSN:
0884-0431
URN:
uuid:7d3cbffc-24e3-4f4b-8b61-1f1af515ea2b
Source identifiers:
375810
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pubs:375810

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