Bone mineral density and body composition in postmenopausal women with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis

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INTRODUCTION The aim of the present study was to compare bone mineral density (BMD) and body composition (BC) measurements as well as identify risk factors for low BMD and osteoporotic fractures in postmenopausal women with psoriasis (Ps) and psoriatic arthritis (PsA). METHODS A cross-sectional study was carried out in 45 PsA women, 52 Ps women and 98… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/ar3240

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@inproceedings{Pedreira2011BoneMD, title={Bone mineral density and body composition in postmenopausal women with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis}, author={Paulo G Pedreira and Marcelo M. Pinheiro and Vera L{\'u}cia Szejnfeld}, booktitle={Arthritis research & therapy}, year={2011} }