|Title||Demographic Risk Factors for Fracture in First Nations People|
|Created by:||William D. Leslie, Shelley A. Derksen, Colleen Metge, Lisa M. Lix, Elizabeth A. Salamon, Pauline Wood Steiman, Leslie L. Roos|
|Description:||Sample for study consisted of 31,557 Registered First Nations adults 20 or older selected using the Manitoba administrative health data (1987-1999). It concluded that while First Nations people are at higher risk for fracture, the causal factors were unclear, and further study was needed to evaluate possible explanatory variables.
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|Citation:||Canadian Journal of Public Health, Vol. 96, No. Supplement 1, January/February 2005, pp. S45-S50.
|Categories:||Indigenous Studies Portal > Statistics & Surveys > Demographics
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