Pediatrics: Measuring pediatric BMD-the bar raised but the glass half full.

Craig B. Langman*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Extensive reference data sets of pediatric bone density measurements are now available, together with equations to translate BMD into relevant Z-scores and correct for abnormal stature. So now is the right time to ask: are you thinking about bone density in children correctly?

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5-6
Number of pages2
JournalNature reviews. Endocrinology
Volume8
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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