A prospective study of alcohol consumption and bone mineral density.
To study the effects of alcohol consumption on bone mineral density in a defined population.
Design-Prospective study of bone mineral density, measured during 1988-91, in a cohort who had given baseline data on alcohol intake in the previous week and in the previous 24 hours and other factors affecting bone mineral density during 1973-5.
Setting-Rancho Bernardo, California
Subjects-182 men and 267 women aged 45 and over at baseline, half having been randomly selected and half having been chosen for hyperlipidaemia, who gave baseline information on alcohol intake in one week.
Of these subjects, 142 men and 220 women gave information on alcohol intake in 24 hours.
Mots-clés Pascal : Alcoolisme, Exploration, Homme, Os, Densité, Système ostéoarticulaire
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Alcoholism, Exploration, Human, Bone, Relative density, Osteoarticular system
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0520989
Code Inist : 002B03F. Création : 199406.