Impact of maternal veiling during pregnancy and socioeconomic status on offspring's musculoskeletal health Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bone Density
  • Maternal Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
  • Pregnancy Complications
  • Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

abstract

  • Maternal veiling during pregnancy was associated with decreased musculoskeletal parameters of boys, but not girls. SES was a significant predictor of bone mass in both genders. These findings may have profound implications on children's bone health.

publication date

  • March 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00198-007-0459-0

PubMed ID

  • 17767368

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 295

end page

  • 302

volume

  • 19

number

  • 3