Skip to main content

Table 3 Pearson correlations among hip geometric parameters and BMD

From: Femoral geometry, bone mineral density, and the risk of hip fracture in premenopausal women: a case control study

  TH BMD HAL NSA CSA CSMI MNW FN CT FS CT SM BR
  (P value) (P value) (P value) (P value) (P value) (P value) (P value) (P value) (P value) (P value)
FN BMD 0.955 (<0.001) −0.171 (0.098) 0.017 (0.867) 0.922 (<0.001) 0.488 (<0.001) −0.087 (0.399) 0.340 (0.001) 0.282 (0.006) 0.732 (<0.001) −0.432 (<0.001)
TH BMD - −0.180 (0.081) 0.036 (0.730) 0.891 (<0.001) 0.472 (<0.001) −0.084 (0.416) 0.346 (0.001) 0.348 (0.001) 0.705 (<0.001) −0.433 (<0.001)
HAL - - −0.149 (0.149) −0.004 (0.973) 0.231 (0.024) 0.410 (<0.001) −0.291 (0.004) 0.106 (0.308) 0.134 (0.196) 0.331 (0.001)
NSA - - - −0.052 (0.618) −0.028 (0.786) −0.063 (0.544) −0.088 (0.396) −0.103 (0.323) −0.067 (0.519) 0.123 (0.233)
CSA - - - - 0.727 (<0.001) 0.240 (0.019) 0.306 (0.003) 0.373 (<0.001) 0.876 (<0.001) −0.325 (0.001)
CSMI - - - - - 0.746 (<0.001) 0.032 (0.761) 0.379 (<0.001) 0.904 (<0.001) 0.095 (0.360)
MNW - - - - - - −0.118 (0.253) 0.204 (0.047) 0.473 (<0.001) 0.323 (0.001)
FN CT - - - - - - - 0.025 (0.809) 0.161 (0.120) −0.856 (<0.001)
FS CT - - - - - - - - 0.379 (<0.001) −0.039 (0.705)
SM - - - - - - - - - −0.149 (0.149)
  1. FN BMD, femoral neck bone mineral density, TH BMD total hip bone mineral density, HAL hip axis length, NSA neck shaft angle, CSA cross sectional area, CSMI cross sectional moment of inertia, MNW minimal neck width, FN CT cortical thickness of femoral neck, FS CT cortical thickness of femoral shaft, SM section modulus