Normal range of BMD in proximal tibia as a different skeletal site at women


Aluclu M. A. , Bati F., KEKİLLİ E.

NORTHERN CLINICS OF ISTANBUL, cilt.3, ss.201-208, 2016 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 3 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.14744/nci.2016.95866
  • Dergi Adı: NORTHERN CLINICS OF ISTANBUL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.201-208

Özet

OBJECTIVE: Osteoporosis is progressive metabolic bone disease that decreases bone density and features deterioration of bone structure. Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) is commonly used and reliable method to measure bone mineral density (BMD). Aim of this study was to determine normal ranges of BMD in left proximal tibia.