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Table 1 Body weight, femur length and L4 height

From: Effect of epimedium pubescen flavonoid on bone mineral status and bone turnover in male rats chronically exposed to cigarette smoke

Group Control Smoke Smoke + L-EPF Smoke + M-EPF Smoke + H-EPF
Initial weights(g) 353 ± 23 351 ± 28 351 ± 16 355 ± 25 352 ± 17
Final weights(g) 362 ± 22 360 ± 26 358 ± 27 368 ± 29 364 ± 28
Length of femur (mm) 39.85 ± 0.54 39.73 ± 0.46 39.18 ± 0.71 39.88 ± 0.59 39.57 ± 0.66
Anterior height of L4 (mm) 7.32 ± 0.28 7.30 ± 0.24 7.35 ± 0.29 7.33 ±0.30 7.31 ±0.26
Posterior height of L4 (mm) 7.63 ± 0.38 7.62 ± 0.35 7.68 ± 0.34 7.65 ± 0.29 7.70 ±0.41
  1. Values are means (for 10 rats) with their standard deviation.