1st ISCD Pediatric Position Development Conference

The 1st ISCD Pediatric Position Development Conference was held June 20, 2007 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada in conjunction with the 4th International Conference on Children’s Bone Health and covered the following topics:

  • Definitions in Children (is low BMD predictive of fracture, criteria for diagnosis)
  • Extent of Disease in Children (diseases associated with osteoporosis and increased fracture risk, indications for initial and follow up studies)
  • Reporting of Bone Densitometry in Children (most appropriate sites, method of reporting and normative databases)
  • pQCT Measurement in Children

Read the Official Positions Online * NOTE these positions were updated in 2013
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Last modified: October 23, 2015