Why do some women break their bones, while others do not? The Tromsø Study
Women with type 2 diabetes mellitus have lower cortical porosity of the proximal femoral shaft using low-resolution CT than nondiabetic women, and increasing glucose is associated with reduced cortical porosity.
Bone 2017 04;97():252-260. Epub 2017 feb 1
Serum parathyroid hormone is associated with increased cortical porosity of the inner transitional zone at the proximal femur in postmenopausal women: the Tromsø Study.
Osteoporos Int 2017 Nov 14. Epub 2017 nov 14
Increased cortical porosity and reduced cortical thickness of the proximal femur are associated with nonvertebral fracture independent of Fracture Risk Assessment Tool and Garvan estimates in postmenopausal women.
PLoS One 2017;12(9):e0185363. Epub 2017 sep 25
Determinants of Transitional Zone Area and Porosity of the Proximal Femur Quantified In Vivo in Postmenopausal Women.
J Bone Miner Res 2016 Apr;31(4):758-66. Epub 2015 des 23
The clinical contribution of cortical porosity to fragility fractures.
Bonekey Rep 2016;5():846. Epub 2016 okt 26
Measurement of cortical porosity of the proximal femur improves identification of women with nonvertebral fragility fractures.
Osteoporos Int 2015 Aug;26(8):2137-46. Epub 2015 apr 16
Bone turnover markers are associated with higher cortical porosity, thinner cortices, and larger size of the proximal femur and non-vertebral fractures.
Bone 2015 Dec;81():1-6. Epub 2015 jun 22