Bone Mineral Content as a Driver of Energy Expenditure in Prepubertal and Early Pubertal Boys.

Academic Article


  • OBJECTIVE: To examine the associations of bone and bone-secreted factors with measures of energy metabolism in prepubertal and early pubertal boys. STUDY DESIGN: Participants in this cross-sectional, observational study included 37 (69% black, 31% white) boys, aged 7-12 years (Tanner stage
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  • African Americans, Bone Density, Child, Cross-Sectional Studies, Energy Metabolism, European Continental Ancestry Group, Humans, Male, Puberty
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    Author List

  • Hanks LJ; Gutiérrez OM; Ashraf AP; Casazza K
  • Start Page

  • 1397
  • End Page

  • 1403
  • Volume

  • 166
  • Issue

  • 6