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Table 2 Pearson’s correlation analyses (r) between age and DXA-traits from peak bone mass (PBM) and onward in 962 Swedish males aged 19 to 28 years. Statistical significance is bolded

From: Does peak bone mass correlate with peak bone strength? Cross-sectional normative dual energy X-ray absorptiometry data in 1052 men aged 18–28 years

   Correlation coefficient (r) p-value
Femoral neck Age*BMC −0.074 0.02
  Age*area 0.064 0.048
  Age*aBMD −0.116 <0.001
Trochanter area Age*BMC −0.038 0.24
  Age*area 0.045 0.16
  Age*aBMD −0.095 <0.01
Total hip Age*BMC −0.032 0.32
  Age*area 0.094 <0.01
  Age*aBMD −0.087 <0.01
  1. BMC bone mineral content, aBMD areal bone mineral density