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Table 4 Effect of increasing amounts of daily moderate physical activity on bone density at various body sites in study participants

From: The effect of regular physical activity on bone mineral density in post-menopausal women aged 75 and over: a retrospective analysis from the Canadian multicentre osteoporosis study

Site Estimated Coefficient (B) 95% Confidence Interval p-value
Lumbar spine -0.006 [-0.013, 0.00] 0.066
Femoral neck 0.006 [0.002, 0.010] 0.006*
Total hip 0.008 [0.002, 0.013] 0.004*
Trochanter 0.006 [0.002, 0.011] 0.004*
  1. * statistically significant.