Current tools for predicting fracture risk underestimate the risk in people with diabetes who have higher rates of fractures than the general population, often despite normal bone mineral density (BMD). However the addition of information about the microarchitecture of bone to existing tools such as FRAX, can improve fracture prediction in people with diabetes. Australian ...
Fracture risk in diabetes not all about bone density
By with Mardi Chapman
16 Nov 2017