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Table 3 Differences between normal and high TRAP5b groups

From: Relationship between bone density and bone metabolism in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

  Normal TRAP5b High TRAP5b p value
  group (N = 20) group (N = 29)
Age 16.2 +/−1.7 14.5 +/−2.0 0.01
Menarche (age) 12.2+/−1.3 12.3 +/−1.0 0.58
BMI (kg/cm2) 20.2 +/−2.2 17.9 +/−2.0 <0.01
Cobb angle (degrees) 35.1 +/−12.2 41.1 +/−14.0 0.29
Lumbar spine Z score −1.0 +/−1.0 −1.4 +/−1.1 0.12
The lowest femoral Z scores −0.8 +/−0.7 −1.4 +/−0.9 0.02
  1. TRAP5b = tartrate-resistant acid phosphatase serum band 5.