Role of Vitamin K Supplement in Increasing Bone Mineral Density in Postmenopausal Women
One of the major global public health concerns for postmenopausal women is osteoporosis andits related fractures.
According to WHO criteria, osteoporosis is defined as the T-score of less or equal to 2.5 and osteopenia as the T-score between 1.0 and 2.5.(1) It is a chronic disease and is characterized by low bone mineral density (BMD) and a gradual loss of bone tissue resulting in bone fragility.
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