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Table 2 Bone mineral measurementsa of subjects at baseline (Mean ± SD)

From: The role of a dairy fraction rich in milk fat globule membrane in the suppression of postprandial inflammatory markers and bone turnover in obese and overweight adults: an exploratory study

  BMC (g) BMD (g/cm2) T-score
Males (n = 17)
 Lumbar Spine L1-L4 81.00 ± 13.3 1.13 ± 0.1 0.39 ± 1.1
 Total Right Hip 48.83 ± 8.7 1.12 ± 0.1 0.58 ± 0.9
 Total Left Hip 46.81 ± 14.0 1.12 ± 0.1 0.61 ± 0.9
Females (n = 19)
 Lumbar Spine L1-L4 62.17 ± 8.6 1.05 ± 0.1 0.05 ± 1.0
 Total Right Hip 31.49 ± 8.2 0.98 ± 0.1 0.33 ± 1.0
 Total Left Hip 34.29 ± 5.0 1.00 ± 0.1 0.43 ± 1.0
  1. aMeasurements taken by dual energy X-ray absorptiometry, BMC bone mineral content, BMD bone mineral density, T score = comparison to young adult average