Osteoporosis, the risk of vertebral fracture, and periodontal disease in an elderly group in Mexico City.

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OBJECTIVES The aims of this study were to identify the possible association of osteoporosis, fracture risk and periodontitis, and consider the role of pharmacological treatment of osteoporosis and the periodontal condition. METHODS Patients aged 60 and older from the Mexican National Medical Science and Nutrition Institute Salvador Zubirán participated in… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1741-2358.2009.00342.x

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@article{Moedano2011OsteoporosisTR, title={Osteoporosis, the risk of vertebral fracture, and periodontal disease in an elderly group in Mexico City.}, author={Diana E Moedano and Mar{\'i}a Esther Irigoyen and Aida Borges-Y{\'a}{\~n}ez and Ismael Flores-S{\'a}nchez and Ricardo C Rotter}, journal={Gerodontology}, year={2011}, volume={28 1}, pages={19-27} }