Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences on calcified tissues

ba0007p8 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Polyhydramnios: sole risk factor for non-traumatic fractures in two infants

Nadeau Genevieve , Olivier Patricia , Fiscaletti Melissa , Campeau Philippe , Alos Nathalie

Bone loading is a primary determinant of bone strength in later childhood and adulthood. Our understanding of how mechanical stimuli generated by foetal kicking and movements impact skeletal development is still limited. Many studies suggest that a sufficient and balanced supply of energy, proteins, vitamins, calcium, phosphorus, and other nutrients is an essential prerequisite for normal bone development. However, only few studies highlight the contribution of the biomechanic...