Prevalence and associated factors of reduced bone mineral density in patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathies

Ho So, Man Lung Yip, Andrew Kui Man Wong
  • International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, May 2014, Wiley
  • DOI: 10.1111/1756-185x.12405

Reduced bone health in patients with inflammatory myopathies.

What is it about?

Frequency of reduced bone health is found to be high in patients with inflammatory myopathies.

Why is it important?

Reduced bone health can lead to easy fractures. This is the first study to look at systemically bone health in patients with inflammatory myopathies.

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