HIV infection is strongly associated with hip fracture risk, independently of age, gender, and comorbidities: a population-based cohort study.


HIV infection and antiretroviral therapies have detrimental effects on bone metabolism, but data on their impact on fracture risk are controversial. We conducted a population-based cohort study to explore the association between clinical diagnosis of HIV infection and hip and major osteoporotic fracture risk. Data were obtained from the SIDIAP(Q) database… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/jbmr.1874


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