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Table 2 Prevalence of osteoporosis and osteopenia according to gender

From: Preliminary results demonstrating the impact of Mediterranean diet on bone health

Parameters All patients
n, %
418
Men
n, %
105
Women
n, %
313
χ 2 p value
Normal 193, 46.3 51, 49.0 142, 45.4 0.21 0.648
Osteopenia 192, 46.0 50, 48.1 142, 45.4 0.08 0.774
Osteoporosis 33, 7.7 4, 2.9 29, 9.2 2.51 0.113
  1. In all subjects, prevalences of osteoporosis and osteopenia were 7.7 and 46.0%, respectively