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Table 2 The reference values (gm/cm 2 ) for femoral neck fractures

From: The effects of the Korean reference value on the prevalence of osteoporosis and the prediction of fracture risk

  Mean SD Cut-off BMD* (gm/cm2)
KNHANES 2008–2011 Male 0.9123 0.1336 0.5783
NHANES III Female 0.8525 0.1189 0.5553
KNHANES 2008–2011 Female 0.7740 0.1045 0.5128
  1. SD, standard deviation; BMD, bone mineral density; KNHANES, Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.
  2. *Cut-off BMD: BMD corresponding to a T-score of −2.5.