Laura S Harkness
Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
- Low levels of 25-hydroxy vitamin D are associated with elevated parathyroid hormone in healthy adolescent femalesLaura Harkness
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
Osteoporos Int 16:109-13. 2005..Our results support the need for further research to establish optimal vitamin D status in adolescent girls...
- Decreased bone resorption with soy isoflavone supplementation in postmenopausal womenLaura S Harkness
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44109, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:1000-7. 2004..To investigate the effect of soy isoflavone supplementation on bone mineral density (BMD) and markers of bone turnover in postmenopausal women...
- Vitamin D deficiency in adolescent femalesLaura S Harkness
Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
J Adolesc Health 37:75. 2005..The purpose of this study was to estimate the incidence of low serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] levels in adolescent girls and across racial groups and seasons...
- Depot medroxyprogesterone acetate: implications for weight status and bone mineral density in the adolescent femaleAndrea E Bonny
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
Adolesc Med Clin 16:569-84. 2005..Hence, potential DMPA risks need to be weighed against the risk of unintended pregnancy in an adolescent...