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Bone Mineral Density Test

Known as: BMD, bone density, Bone Mineral Density 
A measure of the amount of minerals (mostly calcium and phosphorous) contained in a certain volume of bone. BMD measurements are used to diagnose… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
BackgroundNo previous systematic review has quantitatively examined the association between muscular fitness during childhood and… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Context The numbers of vegans and vegetarians have increased in the last decades. However, the impact of these diets on bone… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Overweight and obesity according to the definition of the WHO are considered as an abnormal or excessive fat accumulation that… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Background This study's objective was to evaluate the association between proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) use and bone fracture… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Approximately 10 million men and women in the U.S. have osteoporosis,1 a metabolic bone disease characterized by low bone density… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Nutrition is an important modifiable factor that affects bone health. Diet is a complex mixture of nutrients and foods that… Expand
Review
2017
Review
2017
Abstract The purpose of this study was to explore incidence and risk factors of adjacent segment disease (ASD) following… Expand
Review
2017
Review
2017
Results on the relationships between vitamin D receptor (VDR) gene polymorphisms and postmenopausal osteoporosis (PMOP… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Once-daily injections of parathyroid hormone or its amino-terminal fragments increase bone formation and bone mass… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
CONTEXT Alendronate sodium reduces fracture risk in postmenopausal women who have vertebral fractures, but its effects on… Expand
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