Habitual tea drinking and bone mineral density in postmenopausal Turkish women: Investigation of prevalence of postmenopausal osteoporosis in turkey (IPPOT study)


Kara I. H. , AYDIN S., Gemalmaz A., Akturk Z., Yaman H., BOZDEMİR N., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR VITAMIN AND NUTRITION RESEARCH, vol.77, no.6, pp.389-397, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 77 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1024/0300-9831.77.6.389
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR VITAMIN AND NUTRITION RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.389-397
  • Keywords: postmenopausal women, osteoporosis, prevalence, education, habitual tea consumption, OSTEOBLASTIC MC3T3-E1 CELLS, RISK-FACTORS, AFRICAN-AMERICAN, FRACTURE RISK, OLDER WOMEN, IDENTIFICATION, CONSUMPTION, COHORT, MASS

Abstract

Aim: In this epidemiological report, we assessed the prevalence of osteopenia and osteoporosis (OP) in postmenopausal Turkish women and the relationship between body mass index (BMI), and some nutritional factors (habitual tea, coffee, tobacco, and milk product consumption) with OP.