Depression and osteoporosis: epidemiology and potential mediating pathways

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There have been numerous studies examining the association between depression and bone mineral density (BMD), but the underlying nature of this relationship remains unclear. Independent of this association, there is a growing body of evidence that depression impacts the risk for fracture in older adults. This article reviews the current epidemiological… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00198-007-0449-2

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