[The assessment of bone quality in lifestyle-related diseases].

  title={[The assessment of bone quality in lifestyle-related diseases].},
  author={Mika Yamauchi},
  journal={Clinical calcium},
  volume={26 1},
Type 2 diabetes mellitus(DM)and other lifestyle-related diseases are associated with an increased risk of bone quality deterioration-type osteoporosis. The deterioration of bone quality in type 2 DM involves factors such as qualitative changes of collagens, reduction in bone turnover, narrow cortical bone diameter, increased cortical bone porosity, and destruction of trabecular bone microarchitecture. In mild to moderate chronic kidney disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, the… CONTINUE READING