Insulin use and Excess Fracture Risk in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: A Propensity-Matched cohort analysis

@inproceedings{LosadaGrande2017InsulinUA,
  title={Insulin use and Excess Fracture Risk in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: A Propensity-Matched cohort analysis},
  author={Eladio Losada-Grande and Samuel Hawley and Berta Soldevila and Daniel Martinez-Laguna and Xavier Nogu{\'e}s and Adolfo D{\'i}ez-P{\'e}rez and Manuel Luis Puig-Domingo and D{\'i}dac Mauricio and Daniel Prieto-Alhambra},
  booktitle={Scientific Reports},
  year={2017}
}
Despite normal to high bone mineral density, patients with type 2 diabetes (T2DM) have an increased fracture risk. T2DM medications could partially account for this excess risk. The aim of this study was to assess the association between insulin use and bone fracture risk in T2DM patients. A population-based matched cohort study based on a primary care… CONTINUE READING