New Insight into Fat, Muscle and Bone Relationship in Women: Determining the Threshold at Which Body Fat Assumes Negative Relationship with Bone Mineral Density

@inproceedings{Liu2014NewII,
  title={New Insight into Fat, Muscle and Bone Relationship in Women: Determining the Threshold at Which Body Fat Assumes Negative Relationship with Bone Mineral Density},
  author={Pei-Yang Liu and Jasminka Z. Ilich and Ken Brummel-Smith and Sunita Ghosh},
  booktitle={International journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND The aim was to investigate the relationships among lean mass (LM), fat mass (FM), and bone mineral density (BMD) in women stratified by body mass index (BMI) (BMI - normal-weight, overweight, obese) and to determine threshold at which body fat assumes negative relationship with BMD. METHODS This was a cross-sectional study in 471 healthy… CONTINUE READING