University of Massachusetts Medical School Faculty Publications

Title

Sodium Intake and Osteoporosis. Findings From the Women's Health Initiative

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine; UMass Worcester Prevention Research Center

Date

4-1-2016

Document Type

Article

Disciplines

Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism | Musculoskeletal Diseases | Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases | Women's Health

Abstract

In this large, prospective, observational cohort study of postmenopausal women in the Women's Health Initiative, Cox proportional hazard regression models showed that sodium intake at or near recommended levels is not likely to impact bone metabolism.

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Citation: J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 Apr;101(4):1414-21. doi: 10.1210/jc.2015-4017. Epub 2016 Feb 10. Link to article on publisher's site

Comments

Full author list omitted for brevity. For full list of authors see article.

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

26863423