Volumetric bone mineral density of the spine predicts mortality in African-American men with type 2 diabetes

ConclusionsLower vBMD was associated with increased all-cause mortality in African-American men with T2D, independent of other risk factors for mortality including subclinical atherosclerosis.
Source: Osteoporosis International - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research

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