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Do patients perceive a link between a fragility fracture and osteoporosis?

By Lora Giangregorio, Alexandra Papaioannou, Lehana Thabane, Justin deBeer, Ann Cranney, Lisa Dolovich, Anthony Adili and Jonathan D Adachi
Topics: Research Article
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