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Is GSN significant for hip BMD in female Caucasians?
Low bone mineral density (BMD) is a risk factor for osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is more prevalent in females than in males. So far, the pathophysiological mechanisms underlying osteoporosis areExpand
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Genome-wide Association Studies for Osteoporosis: A 2013 Update
In the past few years, the bone field has witnessed great advances in genome-wide association studies (GWASs) of osteoporosis, with a number of promising genes identified. In particular,Expand
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On genome-wide association studies and their meta-analyses: lessons learned from osteoporosis studies.
CONTEXT Genome-wide association studies (GWASs) and meta-analyses of GWASs have led to the identification of a number of promising genes for osteoporosis. However, inconsistent findings are seenExpand
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Correction of post-traumatic thoracolumbar kyphosis using pedicle subtraction osteotomy
  • Y. Xi, Min Pan, +5 authors Y. Hu
  • Medicine
  • European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery…
  • 18 January 2013
The aim of this study was to retrospectively analyze and evaluate the effect of treatment employing pedicle subtraction osteotomy for chronic, posttraumatic thoracolumbar kyphosis. This studyExpand
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Experimental studies and clinical experiences on treatment of secondary hypersplenism with extracorporeal high-intensity focused ultrasound.
The aim of this study is to investigate the efficacy and safety of extracorporeal high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) in treatment of hypersplenism. Fifteen adult dogs, weighing 13-18 kg wereExpand
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Long-term outcome of ketoconazole and tacrolimus co-administration in kidney transplant patients.
AIM To study the long-term outcome of ketoconazole and tacrolimus combination in kidney transplant recipients. METHODS From 2006 to 2010, ketoconazole was given in 199 patients and was continuedExpand
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Consciousness and speech evaluation of 96 patients with craniocerebral injury.
OBJECTIVE To explore the effective methods for evaluating the consciousness and speech status of patients with special types of cerebral injuries. METHODS A total of 96 patients with injury in theExpand
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Genome-wide copy number variation association analyses for age at menarche.
CONTEXT Menarche is a significant physiological event for women. Age at menarche (AAM) is a heritable trait associated with many common female diseases. The genetic basis and the mechanism for AAMExpand
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[Treatment of upper respiratory infection by fangfeng tongsheng granule: a randomized controlled study].
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the clinical effectiveness and safety of Fangfeng Tongsheng Granule (FTG) in the treatment of upper respiratory infection (superficial cold and interior heat syndrome, exteriorExpand
Associations between the red blood cell distribution width and primary angle-closure glaucoma: a potential for disease prediction
The red blood cell distribution width (RDW) is a simple and inexpensive laboratory parameter that can be linked to oxidative stress, inflammation and microvascular flow resistance. For this research,Expand