Encouraging Calcium Absorption and Bone Formation During Early Puberty
This study has been completed.
Baylor College of Medicine
First Posted: August 16, 2001
Last Update Posted: July 24, 2015
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Steve Abrams, MD, Baylor College of Medicine
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||November 2006|
|Primary Completion Date:||January 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Abrams SA, Griffin IJ, Hawthorne KM, Liang L, Gunn SK, Darlington G, Ellis KJ. A combination of prebiotic short- and long-chain inulin-type fructans enhances calcium absorption and bone mineralization in young adolescents. Am J Clin Nutr. 2005 Aug;82(2):471-6.
Abrams SA, Griffin IJ, Hawthorne KM, Gunn SK, Gundberg CM, Carpenter TO. Relationships among vitamin D levels, parathyroid hormone, and calcium absorption in young adolescents. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2005 Oct;90(10):5576-81. Epub 2005 Aug 2.