Low bone mineral density is an independent risk factor for stroke and death
2010 (English)In: Cerebrovascular Diseases, ISSN 1015-9770, E-ISSN 1421-9786, Vol. 29, no 2, 130-136 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
We found that decreased BMD as well as osteoporosis of the femoral neck are independently associated with stroke and death. Given the impact of osteoporosis and stroke on morbidity and mortality, this relationship is of high interest for further studies.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2010. Vol. 29, no 2, 130-136 p.
Bone density, Osteoporosis, Stroke, Risk of death
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-39678DOI: 10.1159/000262308ISI: 000273775900004PubMedID: 19955736OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-39678DiVA: diva2:394689