Ectopic calcification and bone : a comparison of the effect of dietary carbohydrates , sugars and protein

@inproceedings{Nicoll2014EctopicCA,
  title={Ectopic calcification and bone : a comparison of the effect of dietary carbohydrates , sugars and protein},
  author={Rachel Nicoll and John McLaren Howard and Michael y. Henein},
  year={2014}
}
Cardiovascular (CV) calcification presence, extent and progression has been shown in several studies to correlate with fracture or low bone mineral density (BMD), particularly in older men and women1-3. CV calcification shares some similar properties with cortical bone4 and, when severe, can manifest as bone formation in both arteries and valves5,6. CV… CONTINUE READING