Bone mineral density in postmenopausal women as determined by prior oral contraceptive use.

Abstract:

:The long-term consequences of prior oral contraceptive use for bone mineral density were examined in 239 postmenopausal women, 35.1% of whom reported prior oral contraceptive use. Women who had used oral contraceptives for 6 or more years had significantly higher bone densities of the lumbar spine and femoral neck, but not of the ultradistal wrist or radius, than women who never used oral contraceptives.

journal_name

Am J Public Health

authors

Kritz-Silverstein D,Barrett-Connor E

doi

10.2105/ajph.83.1.100

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

1993-01-01 00:00:00

pages

100-2

issue

1

eissn

0090-0036

issn

1541-0048

journal_volume

83

pub_type

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