Evaluation of urine deoxypyridinoline and bone mineral density in 861 Chinese during routine health examination

Wing P. Chan, Jo Fen Liu, Wei Lain Chi

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to investigate the interrelation among urine deoxypyridinoline (DPD), age, sex, and bone mineral density (BMD) and to clarify whether DPD can be used to screen for low bone mass (T-score

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)307-312
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Clinical Densitometry
Volume7
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2004

Keywords

  • Bone mineral density (BMD)
  • Chinese
  • Deoxypyridinoline (DPD)
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Peak bone mass

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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