The combination of body mass index and age as a new index for identifying osteoporosis in Thai postmenopausal women.

@article{Tanprasertkul2010TheCO,
  title={The combination of body mass index and age as a new index for identifying osteoporosis in Thai postmenopausal women.},
  author={Chamnan Tanprasertkul and Pisit Wattanaruangkowit and Krasean Panyakhamlerd},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  year={2010},
  volume={93 Suppl 7},
  pages={S76-82}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the application of the combination of bone mass index (BMI) and age as a new screening tool to identify osteoporosis in Thai postmenopausal women. DESIGN Diagnostic study. MATERIAL AND METHOD Bone mineral density (BMD) data of Thai postmenopausal women, age 40-80 years old who attended the outpatient… CONTINUE READING