Reference values for the indicators of skeletal and muscular status of healthy Polish children.

@article{Pudowski2005ReferenceVF,
  title={Reference values for the indicators of skeletal and muscular status of healthy Polish children.},
  author={Paweł Płudowski and Halina Matusik and Marzena Olszaniecka and Michał Lebiedowski and Roman S. Lorenc},
  journal={Journal of clinical densitometry : the official journal of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry},
  year={2005},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={164-77}
}
Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) results are affected by the growth- and maturation-based anthropometric variances during childhood and adolescence. To address this issue, anthropometric variables were implemented to normative DXA values for the total body (TB) and lumbar spine (S) data obtained from a cross-sectional sample of 562 healthy Caucasian children (278 females) aged 5 to 18 yr who were measured using a pencil-beam DXA device (DPX-L; GE Lunar). Across age or body height (BH… CONTINUE READING

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