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, cilt.19, ss.1-6, 2013 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 19 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/tod.38247
  • Dergi Adı: TURK OSTEOPOROZ DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF OSTEOPOROSIS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1-6

Özet

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.