Author's reply to criticism of study on benzodiazepines and risk of hip fractureBMJ 2001; 323 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.323.7315.752/a (Published 29 September 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;323:752
- Nicholas Moore (firstname.lastname@example.org), professor of clinical pharmacology
- Université Victor segalen-Bordeaux2, Bordeaux, France
EDITOR—Sgadari et al's letter1 commented on the study that I and several others carried out to see whether benzodiazepines are associated with an increased risk of hip fracture.2 We found that they are not.
In their large case-control study of 9752 patients with hip fractures compared with 38 564 controls, …