Men (n=97) Women (n=96) Men Women
  Lumbarspine (L1-L4) Femoral neck Total hip Lumbarspine (L1-L4) Femoral neck Total hip Any site
BMD (g/cm2), mean (SD) 1.032 (0.154) 0.881 (0.119) 0.907 (0.148) 0.892 (0.159) 0.797 (0.114) 0.825 (0.129)    
NHANES IIIareference                
T-score, mean (SD) -0.1 (1.4) 0.2 (1.0) -0.3 (1.2) -1.4 (1.4) -0.5 (0.9) -1.0 (1.1)    
T-score ≤ -2.5, n (%) 4 (4%) 1 (1%) 2 (2%) 24 (25%) 0 6 (6%) 6 (6%) 25 (26%)
Local reference                
T-score, mean (SD) -0.7 (1.2) -1.7 (0.8) -1.3 (0.8) -1.6 (1.3) -1.6 (0.9) -1.7 (1.1)    
T-score ≤ -2.5, n (%) 4 (4%) 13 (13%) 7 (7%) 24 (25%) 15 (16%) 22 (23%) 17 (18%) 38 (40%)
Pb NS <0.001 NS NS <0.001 <0.001 0.001 <0.001
BMD: Bone Mineral Density; SD: Standard Deviation
aSite-specific Caucasian NHANES III female reference data were used to calculate T-score
bP-value for comparison of osteoporosis prevalence using the NHANES III and local references
Table 2: Bone mineral density T-scores and prevalence of osteoporosis at the different sites among HIV-infected men and women.
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