Experience of famine and bone health in post-menopausal women
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AbstractBackground Famines have occurred in all areas of the world in every period of history. Many studies have shown that poor growth and development and adverse environmental conditions in childhood are associated with osteoporosis in later life. However, little information is available on the relation between famine and bone health.
All Author(s) ListKin CFW, Shan WSY, Shun LJC, Chung LP, Jean W
Journal nameInternational Journal of Epidemiology
Year2007
Month10
Day1
Volume Number36
Issue Number5
PublisherOXFORD UNIV PRESS
Pages1143 - 1150
ISSN0300-5771
eISSN1464-3685
LanguagesEnglish-United Kingdom
KeywordsAsian continental ancestry group; Hong Kong; osteoporosis; post-menopausal; starvation; women
Web of Science Subject CategoriesPublic, Environmental & Occupational Health; PUBLIC, ENVIRONMENTAL & OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH, SCI

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