Benzodiazepines and Risk of Hip Fractures in Older People

@article{Cumming2003BenzodiazepinesAR,
  title={Benzodiazepines and Risk of Hip Fractures in Older People},
  author={R. Cumming and D. G. Conteur},
  journal={CNS Drugs},
  year={2003},
  volume={17},
  pages={825-837}
}
A hip fracture epidemic is occurring in developed countries in association with population aging. [...] Key ResultEleven primary epidemiological studies were identified. The results of these studies were not consistent; however, the inconsistency appeared to be almost entirely explained by research design.Expand
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