Zinc intakes and plasma concentrations in men with osteoporosis: the Rancho Bernardo Study.

@article{Hyun2004ZincIA,
  title={Zinc intakes and plasma concentrations in men with osteoporosis: the Rancho Bernardo Study.},
  author={Taisun H Hyun and Elizabeth Barrett-Connor and David B. Milne},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2004},
  volume={80 3},
  pages={715-21}
}
BACKGROUND Low zinc intakes and reduced blood zinc concentrations have been reported to be associated with osteoporosis in women. OBJECTIVE The objective was to examine the independent association between dietary zinc and plasma zinc and the association of each with bone mineral density (BMD) and 4-y bone loss in community-dwelling older men. DESIGN Of… CONTINUE READING