Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences on calcified tissues

ba0007p98 | (1) | ICCBH2019

The effect of vitamin D on bone health assessed by radiogrammetry: a double-blind placebo-controlled vitamin D supplementation trial in infants

Uday Suma , Crowe Francesca , Bowie Jessica , Mughal Zulf , Manaseki-Holland Semira , Hogler Wolfgang

Introduction: The effect of vitamin D± calcium supplementation in children has traditionally been assessed using growth parameters, biochemical markers and radiographs.Objectives: To evaluate the utility of Bone Health Index (BHI), obtained using automated hand radiogrammetry, in assessing treatment effect in children participating in a vitamin D supplementation trial.Methods: In this double-blind placebo-controlled trial, Afg...