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Relationship between chronological and bone ages and pubertal stage of breasts with bone biomarkers and bone mineral density in adolescents
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2014-12-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE:To study bone mineral density (BMD) in adolescent females according to five groups of chronological age (CA), bone age (BA), and breast development stage (B), and to correlate these parameters with plasma bone ...
Excess body fat negatively affects bone mass in adolescents
(Nutrition, 2014-07-01) [Artigo]
Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of excess body fat on bone mass in overweight, obese, and extremely obese adolescents.Methods: This study included 377 adolescents of both sexes, ages 10 to ...
Low-dose combined oral contraceptive use is associated with lower bone mineral content variation in adolescents over a 1-year period
(Bmc Endocrine Disorders, 2015-04-03) [Artigo]
Background: Low-dose combined oral contraceptives (COCs) can interfere with bone mass acquisition during adolescence. This study aimed to evaluate bone mineral density (BMD) and bone mineral content (BMC) in female adolescents ...