• References

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    1/4/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance Lee JS, Buzková P, Fink HA, et al. Subclinical thyroid dysfunction and incident hip fracture in older adults.
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  • Resources—American Academy of Family Physicians—American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Orthopaedic Association

    Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation