Figure 12. Differences in Bone Density Between Smokers and Non-smokers.

Figure 12Differences in Bone Density Between Smokers and Non-smokers

Source: Law MR; Hackshaw AK. A meta-analysis of cigarette smoking, bone mineral density and risk of hip fracture. BMJ 1997; 315:841–846, with permission from the BMJ Publishing Group.

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