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Growth from birth to adulthood and peak bone mass and density data from the New Delhi Birth Cohort.

Abstract:

UNLABELLED: Growth in early life may predict adult bone health. Our data showed that greater height and body mass index (BMI) gain in utero and infancy are associated with higher peak bone mass, and greater BMI gain in childhood/adolescence with higher peak bone density. These associations are mediated by attained adult height and BMI. INTRODUCTION: To study the relationship of height and BMI during childhood with adult bone mineral content (BMC), areal density (aBMD) and apparent density (BM...

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10.1007/s00198-011-1857-x

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Sachdev, HP More by this author
Prabhakaran, D More by this author
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Journal:
Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA
Volume:
23
Issue:
10
Pages:
2447-2459
Publication date:
2012-10-05
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EISSN:
1433-2965
ISSN:
0937-941X
URN:
uuid:59defe02-7d92-4aea-b0a3-031241663df2
Source identifiers:
237428
Local pid:
pubs:237428

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