Bone mineral density in midlife women: the Study of Women's Health in Qatar


Gerber L. M., Bener A., AL-ALI H. M., HAMMOUDEH M., Liu L. Q., VERJEE M.

CLIMACTERIC, vol.18, no.2, pp.316-322, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/13697137.2014.944495
  • Journal Name: CLIMACTERIC
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.316-322
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objectives The aim of this study is to investigate bone mineral density (BMD) for a large cross-section of midlife Arab women living in Qatar and to evaluate the association of body mass index (BMI), menopause status, and nationality, on BMD of the spine and femur.