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Effect of recombinant PDGF-BB on bone formation in the presence of ß-tricalcium phosphate and bovine bone mineral matrix: A pilot study in rat calvarial defects
Background: Supplementation of bone substitutes with recombinant platelet-derived growth factor-BB (PDGF-BB) can enhance bone regeneration. The aim of the study was to evaluate the effect of PDGF-BB on bone formation in ...
ASSOCIATION BETWEEN BONE MINERAL and FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY IN BRAZILIAN SUBJECTS AGED 80 YEARS OR OLDER
(Human Kinetics Publ Inc, 2012-08-01)
Bone mineralization among male adolescents: Critical years for bone mass gain
Objective: To verify the behavior of the mineral bone content and density in male adolescents according to age and secondary sexual characters. Methods: 47 healthy adolescents between 10 and 19 years old were assessed ...
Effect of unilateral superior cervical ganglionectomy on bone mineral content and density of rat's mandible
To assess the effect of a local sympathectomy on bone metabolism, the effect of a unilateral superior cervical ganglionectomy (Gx) on growth and bone mineral content and density of the ipsi- and contralateral mandibles was ...
Practice of martial arts and bone mineral density in adolescents of both sexes
Objective The purpose of this study was to analyze the relationship between martial arts practice (judo, karate and kung-fu) and bone mineral density in adolescents. Methods The study was composed of 138 (48 martial arts ...
Effect of grappling and striking combat sports on pre-adolescent bone mineral
BACKGROUND: The aim of this study is compare the effects of nine months of training in combat sports on the bone tissue of pre-adolescents. METHODS: The sample was composed by 32 pre-adolescents, control (N.=6), judo (N.=17) ...
The impact of excess body fat on bone remodeling in adolescents
Summary: The impact of excess body fat on bone remodeling was evaluated in overweight, obese, and extremely obese adolescents. In adolescents with excess weight, it was observed that the higher the bone mineral content and ...