Table 4

Effect of increasing amounts of daily moderate physical activity on bone density at various body sites in study participants
Site Estimated Coefficient (B) 95% Confidence Interval p-value
Lumbar spine -0.006 [-0.013, 0.00] 0.066
Femoral neck 0.006 [0.002, 0.010] 0.006*
Total hip 0.008 [0.002, 0.013] 0.004*
Trochanter 0.006 [0.002, 0.011] 0.004*

* statistically significant.

Muir et al.

Muir et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2013 14:253   doi:10.1186/1471-2474-14-253

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