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Table 4 Correlations between the lowest femoral Z scores and contributing factors

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

  R p value
Age of menarche −0.25 0.10
BMI 0.34 0.02
TRAP5b −0.26 0.07
BAP −0.19 0.20
Cobb angle −0.21 0.15
  1. BMI = body mass index.
  2. TRAP5b = tartrate-resistant acid phosphatase serum band 5.
  3. BAP = bone alkaline phosphatase.