Prevalence of low bone density in women with developmental disabilities.

Abstract

This study was designed to assess the prevalence and severity of low bone mineral density in an institutionalized population of postmenopausal women (n = 79) with developmental disabilities, using quantitative ultrasound of the calcaneus. The results demonstrate that this population has a significantly lower quantitative ultrasound index (QUI) of the… (More)

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