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[Association between height loss and calcaneus bone mineral density in Chinese adults]

Abstract:

Objective: To examine the association between height loss and calcaneus bone mineral density (BMD) through data gathered from the China Kadoorie Biobank (CKB).

Methods: The present study included 24 231 participants who attended the CKB resurvey during 2013-2014, in which calcaneus BMD was measured by quantitative ultrasound method for the first time. Height loss was calculated according to the differences appeared in height measurement between bas...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.3760/cma.j.cn112338-20191005-00716

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Publisher:
Chinese Medical Association Publisher's website
Journal:
Chinese Journal of Epidemiology Journal website
Volume:
41
Issue:
6
Pages:
813-818
Publication date:
2020-06-01
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ISSN:
0254-6450
Pmid:
32564541
Language:
Chinese
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Pubs id:
1115220
Local pid:
pubs:1115220
Deposit date:
2020-07-09

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