Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms and Risk of Nonspine Fractures among Older Community Dwelling U.S. Men.

Abstract

PURPOSE Among older men, moderate and severe lower urinary tract symptoms are associated with increased fall risk compared to mild lower urinary tract symptoms. Falls are a major risk factor for fractures. Therefore, we assessed associations of lower urinary tract symptoms with fracture risk in community dwelling U.S. men age 65 years or older. MATERIALS… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.02.081

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