Osteoporosis as an independent risk factor for silent brain infarction and white matter changes in men and women: the PRESENT project

Abstract

Previous studies have not demonstrated a relationship between osteoporosis and cerebral infarction in the community, especially in men. We found that osteoporosis may be an independent risk factor for brain white matter change/silent infarction in men, as well as in women. We aimed to study the relationship between low bone mineral density (BMD) and brain… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00198-014-2785-3

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