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Optimising Bone and Reproductive Health in Individuals with Type 1 Diabetes

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posted on 31.05.2020 by ELEANOR PEI HUA THONG
This body of work presented in this thesis explores the impact of type 1 diabetes on the skeletal and reproductive systems, including the diverse mechanisms behind bone fragility and reproductive disorders, as well as the bi-directional interactions between reproductive, bone and metabolic health. There is an increased risk of fracture and reproductive disorders in women with type 1 diabetes, which merits greater awareness amongst clinicians and patients, with opportunities for timely identification and optimisation of risk factors.

History

Principal supervisor

Helena Jane Teede

Additional supervisor 1

Frances Milat

Additional supervisor 2

Peter R. Ebeling

Year of Award

2020

Department, School or Centre

Public Health and Preventive Medicine

Campus location

Australia

Course

Doctor of Philosophy

Degree Type

DOCTORATE

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