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Publication Name World Journal of Orthopedics
Manuscript ID 31743
Country/Territory United Kingdom
2016-12-05 09:28
Peer-Review Started
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2017-01-28 04:58
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2017-02-20 16:00
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
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Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2017-03-02 08:37
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ISSN 2218-5836 (online)
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Category Orthopedics
Manuscript Type Systematic Reviews
Article Title Dementia and osteoporosis in a geriatric population: Is there a common link?
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Candice L Downey, Adam Young, Emily F Burton, Simon M Graham, Robert J Macfarlane, Eva-Maria Tsapakis and Eleftherios Tsiridis
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Corresponding author Simon M Graham, MBChB, MRCS, Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, the Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Prescot St, Liverpool L7 8XP, United Kingdom. simonmatthewgraham@doctors.org.uk
Keywords Osteoporosis; Fracture; Dementia; Thyroid disease; Alzheimer’s disease; Elderly; Vitamin D; Vitamin K; Calcium; Statins; Alcohol; Sex steroids
Core Tip A potential pathological link between osteo¬porosis and dementia has been explored in observational studies, but there exists a lack of large scale randomised controlled trials. We hypothesise that dementia and osteoporosis have common yet independent aetiologies. The most compelling evidence lies in the APOE4 allele, a well-established risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease. APOE4 is associated with fracture, independent of dementia and falling. The mechanism behind this is postulated to be reduced plasma vitamin K levels in individuals exhibiting the APOE4 allele. This may be augmented by the nu¬tritional deficiencies associated with dementia, known to include vitamins K and D.
Publish Date 2017-05-12 13:42
Citation Downey CL, Young A, Burton EF, Graham SM, Macfarlane RJ, Tsapakis EM, Tsiridis E. Dementia and osteoporosis in a geriatric population: Is there a common link? World J Orthop 2017; 8(5): 412-423
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2218-5836/full/v8/i5/412.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5312/wjo.v8.i5.412
Full Article (PDF) WJO-8-412.pdf
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Manuscript File 31743-Review.docx
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Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 31743-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
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Data Sharing Statement 31743-Data sharing statement.pdf
Scientific Research Process 31743-Scientific research process.pdf
Peer-review Report 31743-Peer-review(s).pdf
Journal Editor-in-Chief Review Report 31743-Journal editor-in-chief review report.pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 31743-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 31743-Scientific editor work list.pdf