Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences on calcified tissues

ba0007p173 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Motor and nutritional aspects of individuals with osteogenesis imperfecta assisted in Brazilian midwest region

Castro Luiz Claudio de , Coelho Giovana , Luiz Livia , David Ana Cristina de

Objective: To characterize a group of children with Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) followed up at the University Hospital of Brasília (HUB), Brazil.Methods: Data were collected with children and adolescents that were hospitalized in the HUB for intravenous pamidronate infusion treatment. This hospital is an OI reference center of the Midwest region in Brazil. The sample consisted of thirty-eight subjects, of which 50% were female. 52% of the children ...

ba0007p182 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Handgrip strength as functionality and independence indicative in Osteogenesis Imperfecta

Claudio de Castro Luiz , Luiz Livia , Coelho Giovana , Cristina de David Ana

Objectives: This study aimed to correlate handgrip strength and functionality of children with Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI).Methods: Thirty-eight children and adolescents with different types of OI were single-timed evaluated during their hospitalization for pamidronate intravenous infusion at the University Hospital of Brasília, Brazil. This hospital is the Brazilian Midwest reference for OI treatment through the national health system. These child...