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The summary below is from the full report titled “Body Size and Risk for Clinical Fractures in Older Women.” It is in the 18 July 2000 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine (volume 133, pages 123-127). The authors are K.L. Margolis, K.E. Ensrud, P.J. Schreiner, and H.K. Tabor, for the Study of Osteoporotic Fractures Research Group.