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Use of organic nitrates and the risk of hip fracture: a population-based case-control study.

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CONTEXT: Use of organic nitrates has been associated with increased bone mineral density. Moreover, a large Danish case-control study reported a decreased fracture risk. However, the association with duration of nitrate use, dose frequency, and impact of discontinuation has not been extensively studied. OBJECTIVE: Our objective was to evaluate the association between organic nitrates and hip fracture risk. METHODS: A case-control study was conducted using the Dutch PHARMO Record Linkage Syste...

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10.1210/jc.2009-2342

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
Volume:
95
Issue:
4
Pages:
1924-1931
Publication date:
2010-04-05
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EISSN:
1945-7197
ISSN:
0021-972X
URN:
uuid:8ff7987c-c02c-4fe3-a59b-e3dca798967b
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107878
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pubs:107878

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