Associations of serum sex hormone-binding globulin and sex hormone concentrations with hip fracture risk in postmenopausal women.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, Volume 93, Issue 5, p.1796-803 (2008)

Keywords:

2008, 258, Aged, Bone Density, Female, Gonadal Steroid Hormones, Hip Fractures, Humans, Middle Aged, Postmenopause, Risk Factors, Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin

Abstract:

Endogenous estradiol, testosterone, and SHBG may influence the risk of hip fracture.