endocrinology
Bone health

Study reveals fatal consequences of osteoporotic fracture

The causes behind a startling increase in mortality following an osteoporotic fracture require urgent attention, an expert has told the ANZBMS conference here in Tasmania. Dr Weiwen Chen, from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research in Sydney, and her colleagues used the New South Wales ’45 and Up’ study to examine mortality in patients who ...

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