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Table 3 Characteristics of female and male patients

From: Are radiographic indices reliable indicators for quantitative bone mineral density and vitamin D status after femoral neck fractures? A retrospective study in 112 elderly patients

  Female Male p
Age 80 (74–87) 75 (68–83) 0.012
DXA lumbar spine −1.6 (−2.8 to −0.7) −1.4 (−2.3 to −1.4) 0.352
DXA total hip −2.6 (−3.2 to −2.2) - 1.9 (−2.9 to −0.5) 0.073
DXA femoral neck −3.2 (−3.9 to −2.5) −2.6 (−3.5 to −1.4) 0.123
serum 25OH-vitamin D 8.4 (5.5 – 14,1) 9.3 (6.7 - 21.4) 0.171