Association of urinary sodium/creatinine ratio with bone mineral density in postmenopausal women: KNHANES 2008–2011

@article{Kim2015AssociationOU,
  title={Association of urinary sodium/creatinine ratio with bone mineral density in postmenopausal women: KNHANES 2008–2011},
  author={Sung-woo Kim and Jae-Han Jeon and Yeon-Kyung Choi and Won-Kee Lee and In-Ryang Hwang and Jung-Guk Kim and In-kyu Lee and Keun Gyu Park},
  journal={Endocrine},
  year={2015},
  volume={49},
  pages={791-799}
}
Accumulating evidence shows that high sodium chloride intake increases urinary calcium excretion and may be a risk factor for osteoporosis. However, the effect of oral sodium chloride intake on bone mineral density (BMD) and risk of osteoporosis has been inadequately researched. The aim of the present study was to determine whether urinary sodium excretion… CONTINUE READING