Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences on calcified tissues

ba0004p23 | (1) | ICCBH2015

Relationship of IGF1 and bone parameters in 7--16 year old apparently healthy Indian children

Kajale Neha , Ekbote Veena , Palande Sonal , Shilvant Dhanashri , Mandlik Rubina , Khadilkar Vaman , Mughal Zulf , Khadilkar Anuradha

Objective: GH through IGF1 plays an important role in both bone growth and mineralization. This cross-sectional study was carried out to evaluate the relationship between serum IGF1 concentrations and dual energy X-ray (DXA) measured total body less head (TB) bone area (BA), lean body mass (LBM) and bone mineral content (BMC).Methods: One hundred and nineteen children (B=70, age =7.3–15.6 years) were studied for their anthropometric paramet...