The relationship between bath indexes and osteoporosis in male patients with axial ankylosing spondylitis


KARAPOLAT H. , Eyigoer S. , AKKOÇ Y. , KİRAZLI Y. , Sari I., Akar S., ...Daha Fazla

ROMATIZMA-RHEUMATISM, cilt.23, ss.82-86, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 23 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Dergi Adı: ROMATIZMA-RHEUMATISM
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.82-86

Özet

Objective: Osteoporosis is a common complication of patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS). There is no avaible data for the indications of bone mineral density (BMD) measurement related to osteoporosis diagnosis at AS patients. The aim of this study is to investigate the relationship between Bath indexes and BMD in patients with AS.