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Fractures during childhood and adolescence in healthy boys: relation with bone mass, microstructure, and strength

Published inThe Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, vol. 96, no. 10, p. 3134-3142
Publication date2011
Abstract

In healthy boys, fractures result from trauma of various severity, suggesting contribution of an intrinsic biomechanical fragility.

Keywords
  • Absorptiometry, Photon
  • Adolescent
  • Body Mass Index
  • Body Weight
  • Bone Density
  • Bone and Bones/anatomy & histology/ultrastructure
  • Calcium, Dietary/pharmacology
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Cohort Studies
  • Dietary Proteins/pharmacology
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Fractures, Bone/epidemiology/pathology/physiopathology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Motor Activity
  • Prospective Studies
  • Puberty
  • Risk
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Funding
  • Swiss National Science Foundation - 3247BO-109799
Citation (ISO format)
CHEVALLEY, Thierry et al. Fractures during childhood and adolescence in healthy boys: relation with bone mass, microstructure, and strength. In: The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, 2011, vol. 96, n° 10, p. 3134–3142. doi: 10.1210/jc.2011-1445
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ISSN of the journal0021-972X
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