Urinary levels of pentosidine and the risk of fracture in postmenopausal women: the OFELY study

@article{Gineyts2009UrinaryLO,
  title={Urinary levels of pentosidine and the risk of fracture in postmenopausal women: the OFELY study},
  author={Evelyne Gineyts and F. L{\'o}pez-Oliva Mu{\~n}oz and Cindy Bertholon and Elisabeth Sornay-Rendu and Roland D. Chapurlat},
  journal={Osteoporosis International},
  year={2009},
  volume={21},
  pages={243-250}
}
The aim of the study was to investigate prospectively whether the levels of urinary pentosidine could predict fractures in postmenopausal women from the OFELY cohort. The results of the study suggest that urine pentosidine concentration is not an independent risk factor for fractures in postmenopausal women from a French cohort. Pentosidine has been… CONTINUE READING