The relationship of vitamin D status to bone mineral density in an Italian population of postmenopausal women

Abstract

Several authors have found a relationship between vitamin D status and bone mineral density (BMD). To our knowledge, no previous studies on this topic have been carried out on the Italian postmenopausal population. We studied this relationship retrospectively in 156 Italian postmenopausal women. We also investigated the relationship between parathyroid… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00198-005-1883-7

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