Establishment of peak bone mass by QUS in Tibetan women
Chen Xin, Liu Xingyan, Gao Mei,Wang Qi, Tang Tiansi,Department of Orthopeadics,First Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University,Suzhou 215006,Jiangsu Province,China
Aim To explore the peak bone mass and diagnosis osteoporosis of Tibetan women with quantitative ultrasound bone density measurement.Methods A life questionnaire, BUA, SOS, STI were conducted among 170 healthy female voluntary subjects, aged 24-42 years, coming from Gannan Zangzu Municipality.Results The peak bone mass was seen during 32-33 year old. SUA, SOS and STI were 67.3±2.2, 1543.6±5.6, 57.3±2.0 respectively.Conclusion The peak bone mass(PBM) of Tibetan women is higher than that of Han nationality maybe due to higher movement, higher Ca+intake and higher avoirdupois.
【CateGory Index】： R445.1