Effects of ethnicity and age or menopause on osteoblast function, bone mineralization, and osteoid accumulation in iliac bone.

@article{Parfitt1997EffectsOE,
  title={Effects of ethnicity and age or menopause on osteoblast function, bone mineralization, and osteoid accumulation in iliac bone.},
  author={A. Michael Parfitt and Zh H Han and Saroj Palnitkar and Dhanwada Sudhaker Rao and Mei Shu Shih and Dorothy Nelson},
  journal={Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research},
  year={1997},
  volume={12 11},
  pages={1864-73}
}
We measured histologic indices of osteoblast function, bone mineralization, and osteoid accumulation separately on the cancellous, endocortical, and intracortical subdivisions of the endosteal envelope and on the combined total surface in transiliac biopsies obtained after double tetracycline labeling in 142 healthy women, aged 20-74 years, 34 who were black (19 pre- and 15 postmenopausal) and 108 white (42 pre- and 66 postmenopausal). The data were subjected to two-way analysis of variance of… CONTINUE READING

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