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Table 3 T-scores in patients with RA according to age groups

From: The frequency of and risk factors for osteoporosis in Korean patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Age Lumbar spinea Femoral neck Total hip
(N = 1317) (N = 1277) (N = 1266)
40–49 −0.9 ± 1.3 −1.2 ± 1.1 −0.6 ± 1.2
50–59 −1.6 ± 1.1 −1.6 ± 1.0 −1.1 ± 1.1
60–69 −1.9 ± 1.4 −2.1 ± 1.0 −1.6 ± 1.2
70–79 −2.1 ± 1.3 −2.5 ± 0.9 −2.1 ± 1.1
≥80 −2.9 ± 0.9 −2.6 ± 1.0 −2.7 ± 0.9
Total −1.8 ± 1.3 −1.9 ± 1.1 −1.4 ± 1.2
  1. aAverage of T-score of L2-L4