Risk factors for postmenopausal osteoporosis: anthropometric measurements, age, age at menopause and the time elapsed after menopause onset.

@article{Akdeniz2009RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for postmenopausal osteoporosis: anthropometric measurements, age, age at menopause and the time elapsed after menopause onset.},
  author={Nurten Akdeniz and Veysi Akpolat and Ahmet Kale and Mahmut Erdemoğlu and Umur Kuyumcuoğlu and Yusuf Çelik},
  journal={Gynecological endocrinology : the official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology},
  year={2009},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={125-9}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to determine, how much the anthropometric measurements and age affect the femur and vertebra T-scores by using correlation and regression analysis in postmenopausal women. METHODS Data of 540 healthy postmenopausal women were included in this analysis. Bone mineral density was determined by dual energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA). The data of the patients related to height, weight, age, age at menopause were obtained from records, and body mass index (BMI… CONTINUE READING

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Weight and menopause age of the patients were the major determinants for osteoporosis .
Risk factors for postmenopausal osteoporosis : anthropometric measurements , age , age at menopause and the time elapsed after menopause onset .
We determined the effects of the anthropometric measurements on osteoporosis from higher to lower influence as follows : weight , menopause age , age , BMI and height .
Risk factors for postmenopausal osteoporosis : anthropometric measurements , age , age at menopause and the time elapsed after menopause onset .
We determined the effects of the anthropometric measurements on osteoporosis from higher to lower influence as follows : weight , menopause age , age , BMI and height .
Weight and menopause age of the patients were the major determinants for osteoporosis .
Risk factors for postmenopausal osteoporosis : anthropometric measurements , age , age at menopause and the time elapsed after menopause onset .
Risk factors for postmenopausal osteoporosis : anthropometric measurements , age , age at menopause and the time elapsed after menopause onset .
Risk factors for postmenopausal osteoporosis : anthropometric measurements , age , age at menopause and the time elapsed after menopause onset .
Risk factors for postmenopausal osteoporosis : anthropometric measurements , age , age at menopause and the time elapsed after menopause onset .
Risk factors for postmenopausal osteoporosis : anthropometric measurements , age , age at menopause and the time elapsed after menopause onset .
Risk factors for postmenopausal osteoporosis : anthropometric measurements , age , age at menopause and the time elapsed after menopause onset .
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