Both high HbA1c and long duration of T2DM increase risk of incident fractures | ASBMR

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Takeaway

  • Both high HbA1c and long duration of type 2 diabetes (T2DM) contributed to the risk of incident fractures; a combination of the two resulted in a 45% increased risk of hip fracture in obese patients with T2DM. 

Why this matters

  • Although several factors h...