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Frailty, fragility fracture risk higher in diabetes, study finds
2/13/2019

Researchers analyzed data from the Canadian Multicentre Osteoporosis Study involving 3,149 adults, mean age of 65.1, and found that those with diabetes had higher mean frailty index scores and a larger proportion who had a fragility fracture, compared with those without diabetes. The findings in Diabetes Care revealed that diabetes was also associated with hip fracture risk.

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