Veganism, vegetarianism, bone mineral density, and fracture risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis

  title={Veganism, vegetarianism, bone mineral density, and fracture risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Isabel Iguacel and M. L. Miguel-Berges and A. G{\'o}mez-Bruton and L. Moreno and C. Juli{\'a}n},
  journal={Nutrition Reviews},
  • Isabel Iguacel, M. L. Miguel-Berges, +2 authors C. Julián
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • Nutrition Reviews
  • Context The numbers of vegans and vegetarians have increased in the last decades. [...] Key MethodData Sources A systematic search was conducted of PubMed, Scopus, and Science Direct, covering the period from the respective start date of each database to November 2017. Expand Abstract
    25 Citations

    Figures, Tables, and Topics from this paper.

    The effects of calorie restriction, intermittent fasting and vegetarian diets on bone health
    • 6
    A Pesco-Mediterranean Diet With Intermittent Fasting: JACC Review Topic of the Week.
    Impact of whole dairy matrix on musculoskeletal health and aging–current knowledge and research gaps
    • 10
    • PDF


    Bone mineral density of vegetarian and non-vegetarian adults in Taiwan.
    • 26
    • PDF
    Effect of vegetarian diets on bone mineral density: a Bayesian meta-analysis.
    • 75
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    Do vegetarians have a normal bone mass?
    • S. New
    • Medicine
    • Osteoporosis International
    • 2004
    • 56
    Veganism, bone mineral density, and body composition: a study in Buddhist nuns
    • 45
    • PDF
    Bone mineral density in Chinese elderly female vegetarians, vegans, lacto-vegetarians and omnivores
    • 109
    • PDF
    Vegetarianism, bone loss, fracture and vitamin D: a longitudinal study in Asian vegans and non-vegans
    • 46
    • PDF
    Dietary protein and bone health: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    • 263
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    Long-Term Vegetarian Diet and Bone Mineral Density in Postmenopausal Taiwanese Women
    • 123
    Comparative fracture risk in vegetarians and nonvegetarians in EPIC-Oxford
    • 137
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF