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OP0004Visceral Fat Measured by Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry is Associated with Increased Risk of Non-Spine Fractures in Nonobese Elderly Women: A Population-Based Prospective Cohort Analysis from The So Paulo Ageing & Health (Spah) Study

Machado, L.G.; Domiciano, D.; Figueiredo, C.; Lopes, J.; Caparbo, V.; Takayama, L.; Oliveira, R.; Pereira, R.M.R.

Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases 74(Suppl 2): 65.2-65


ISSN/ISBN: 0003-4967
DOI: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2015-eular.2636
Accession: 064724381

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Background The protective role of obesity on bone health has currently been questioned, since it has been demonstrated that visceral fat have a deleterious effect on bone.

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