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ba0007p40 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Stature and body weight more than age explain functionality level in children with Osteogenesis Imperfecta

Claudio de Castro Luiz , De David Ana , Coelho Giovana , Coccato Livia

Objective: The purpose of this study was to verify the influence of age, body mass and stature on the functionality level of children with Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI). METHODS: Thirty-eight children (8.21±4.26 years, 19 girls and 52.6% OI type III) were evaluated during their hospitalization for Pamidronate intravenous infusion in the Brazilian Midwest reference hospital for OI treatment (University Hospital of Brasília). Body weight and stature were measured and ca...