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Links between cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis in postmenopausal women: serum lipids or atherosclerosis per se?

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  • Y Z Bagger
  • Henrik Berg Rasmussen
  • P Alexandersen
  • Werge, Thomas
  • C Christiansen
  • L B Tankó
  • PERF study group
Epidemiological observations suggest links between osteoporosis and risk of acute cardiovascular events and vice versa. Whether the two clinical conditions are linked by common pathogenic factors or atherosclerosis per se remains incompletely understood. We investigated whether serum lipids and polymorphism in the ApoE gene modifying serum lipids could be a biological linkage.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftOsteoporosis International
Vol/bind18
Udgave nummer4
Sider (fra-til)505-12
Antal sider8
ISSN0937-941X
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2007

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