International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism

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Preventing Fractures in Diabetic Dialysis Patients

E. Michael Lewiecki 1 , *
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1 New Mexico Clinical Research and Osteoporosis Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
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  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: October 01, 2012, 10 (4); 640-641
  • Published Online: September 29, 2012
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: May 2, 2012
  • Revised: May 14, 2012
  • Accepted: May 15, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.5384

To Cite: Lewiecki E M. Preventing Fractures in Diabetic Dialysis Patients, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2012 ; 10(4):640-641. doi: 10.5812/ijem.5384.

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