Bone mineral content, not bone mineral density, is the correct bone measure for growth studies.

Robert P. Heaney

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)350-351
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Volume78
Issue number2
StatePublished - Aug 2003
Externally publishedYes

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Bone Development
bone density
vitamin D
Vitamin D
Bone Density
mineral content
bones

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Food Science
  • Medicine (miscellaneous)

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Bone mineral content, not bone mineral density, is the correct bone measure for growth studies. / Heaney, Robert P.

In: American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 78, No. 2, 08.2003, p. 350-351.

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