Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences on calcified tissues

ba0003pp266 | Osteoporosis: pathophysiology and epidemiology | ECTS2014

Adipose tissue expression of adipocytes and osteoporosis in COPD

Kochetkova Evgenia , Ugay Ludmila , Maistrovskaia Yulia

Aim: Aim of our study was to investigate the serum adiponectin, leptin, and osteoprotegerin (OPG) levels and its expressions in the adipose tissue, and their relationships with bone metabolism and in patients with severe C chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).Materials and methods: Serum leptin, adiponectin, OPG, the receptor activator of nuclear factor-kB ligand (RANKL), and bone turnover markers (osteocalcin and type 1 collagen C-telopeptide (C...

ba0003pp273 | Osteoporosis: pathophysiology and epidemiology | ECTS2014

Adipokines and grelin, nutritive status and bone metabolism in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Ugay Ludmila , Kochetkova Evgenia , Maistrovskaia Yulia , Phelipot Silviana

Objective: To determine associations between the adipokines tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α) and its receptors sTNFR I, II, leptin, adiponectin, resistin, ghrelin, pulmonary function testing, bone mineral density (BMD) and nutritive status in severe COPD.Materials and methods: We determined BMD, serum adipokine and ghrelin in 48 patients with severe COPD and and 52 age and sex matched controls.Bone density at lumbar spine ...