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Assessment of the relationship between bmd and body mass index bmi in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis.

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Summary of "Assessment of the relationship between bmd and body mass index bmi in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis."

Introduction: Osteoporosis is chronic metabolic disease of the bone-joint system and it is increase risk of bone fractures and mortality. The effect of postmenopausal hormonal changes can be the adipose tissue gain along. Osteoporosis and decreased BMD in women with menopause can be a result of the change of body mass. Previous studies have demonstrated protective effect of high values of BMI on the bone tissue, may be which protect against osteoporosis. The aim: The assessment of BMD in a connection with the body mass index BMI in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis.

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Name: Wiadomosci lekarskie (Warsaw, Poland : 1960)
ISSN: 0043-5147
Pages: 1714-1718

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An indicator of body density as determined by the relationship of BODY WEIGHT to BODY HEIGHT. BMI=weight (kg)/height squared (m2). BMI correlates with body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE). Their relationship varies with age and gender. For adults, BMI falls into these categories: below 18.5 (underweight); 18.5-24.9 (normal); 25.0-29.9 (overweight); 30.0 and above (obese). (National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

A state of insufficient flesh on the body usually defined as having a body weight less than skeletal and physical standards. Depending on age, sex, and genetic background, a BODY MASS INDEX of less than 18.5 is considered as underweight.

A status with BODY WEIGHT that is above certain standard of acceptable or desirable weight. In the scale of BODY MASS INDEX, overweight is defined as having a BMI of 25.0-29.9 kg/m2. Overweight may or may not be due to increases in body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE), hence overweight does not equal "over fat".

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The condition of weighing two, three, or more times the ideal weight, so called because it is associated with many serious and life-threatening disorders. In the BODY MASS INDEX, morbid obesity is defined as having a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2.

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