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Table 3 Peak bone mineral density (pBMD) and age of pBMD in men and women

From: Reference Ranges for Bone Mineral Density and Prevalence of Osteoporosis in Vietnamese Men and Women

  pBMD (g/cm2)a Age of pBMD (years)b
Men   
   Femoral neck 0.85 (0.13) 26 (24 - 29)
   Total hip 1.00 (0.13) 32 (29 - 35)
   Lumbar spine 1.05 (0.12) 27 (25 - 29)
Women   
   Femoral neck 0.80 (0.11) 22 (19 - 24)
   Total hip 0.95 (0.12) 27 (25 - 30)
   Lumbar spine 0.96 (0.11) 27 (25 - 29)
  1. Values are amean (standard deviation) and bmean (95% confidence interval)