Evaluation of the Relationship Between Hand Osteoarthritis and Osteoporosis in Postmenauposal Women


ÖZDEMİR O. , DİNÇER F. , Samut G.

TURK OSTEOPOROZ DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF OSTEOPOROSIS, vol.19, no.1, pp.1-6, 2013 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/tod.38247
  • Title of Journal : TURK OSTEOPOROZ DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF OSTEOPOROSIS
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-6

Abstract

Aim: Osteoarthritis (OA) and osteoporosis (OP) are the two leading causes of disability in elderly. The aim of this study was to compare the values of bone mineral density (BMD) in postmenopausal women with and without hand OA.