Table 2

Classification of BMD Status (N = 93)
BMD Status Number (%) g/cm2, T-score,
mean ± SD mean ± SD
Lumbar spine at L2- 4 Normal 25 (26.9) 1.16 ± 0.16 0.32 ± 1.29
Osteopenia 42 (45.2) 0.89 ± 0.05 −1.88 ± 0.44
Osteoporosis 26 (28.0) 0.72 ± 0.09 −3.36 ± 0.76
Femoral neck Normal 10 (10.8) 0.84 ± 0.07 −0.46 ± 0.58
Osteopenia 51 (54.8) 0.67 ± 0.05 −1.90 ± 0.45
Osteoporosis 32 (34.4) 0.55 ± 0.04 −2.94 ± 0.37

BMD = bone mineral density.

Kruavit et al.

Kruavit et al. BMC Geriatrics 2012 12:49   doi:10.1186/1471-2318-12-49

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