Biomarker-calibrated protein intake and bone health in the Women's Health Initiative clinical trials and observational study.

@article{Beasley2014BiomarkercalibratedPI,
  title={Biomarker-calibrated protein intake and bone health in the Women's Health Initiative clinical trials and observational study.},
  author={Jeannette M. Beasley and Andrea Z LaCroix and Joseph C. Larson and Ying Huang and Marian L Neuhouser and Lesley F Tinker and Rebecca D. Jackson and Linda G Snetselaar and Karen C Johnson and Charles B. Eaton and Ross L. Prentice},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2014},
  volume={99 4},
  pages={934-40}
}
BACKGROUND The effects of dietary protein on bone health are controversial. OBJECTIVE We examined the relation between protein intake with fracture and bone mineral density (BMD) within the Women's Health Initiative (WHI). DESIGN This prospective analysis included 144,580 women aged 50-79 y at baseline in the WHI clinical trials (CTs) and observational… CONTINUE READING