Comparison of bone tissue trace-element concentrations and mineral density in osteoporotic femoral neck fractures and osteoarthritis


Karaaslan F., Mutlu M., Mermerkaya M. U. , Karaoglu S., SAÇMACI Ş., KARTAL Ş.

CLINICAL INTERVENTIONS IN AGING, vol.9, pp.1375-1382, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.2147/cia.s66354
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL INTERVENTIONS IN AGING
  • Page Numbers: pp.1375-1382

Abstract

Purpose: This study examined the role of trace elements in osteoporosis by comparing the trace-element concentrations in bone and the radiographic bone density and bone mineral density (BMD) of patients with osteoporotic femur fractures and osteoarthritis.