Bone Health in US Submariners

The goal of this project was to determine whether submarine duty is associated with bone mineral content and density of the lumbar spine and proximal femur (total hip and femoral neck), and increased the odds of having low bone mineral and density in submariners.

Awarded By

  • Office of Naval Research

Contributors

Amount

  • $828,000.00

Start/End

  • October 2010 - September 2013