Type 2 diabetes and the skeleton: new insights into sweet bones.


Substantial evidence shows that skeletal fragility should be considered among the complications associated with type 2 diabetes. Individuals with type 2 diabetes have increased fracture risk, despite normal bone mineral density (BMD) and high BMI-factors that are generally protective against fractures. The mechanisms underlying skeletal fragility in… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S2213-8587(15)00283-1


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