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    • Bone resorption and environmental exposure to cadmium in women: a population study 

      Schutte, Rudolph; Nawrot, Tim S; Richart, Tom; Thijs, Lutgarde; Vanderschueren, Dirk; Kuznetsova, Tatiana; Van Hecke, Etienne; Roels, Harry A; Staessen, Jan A (National Institute of Environmetal Health Sciences (NIEHS), 2008)
      Background: Environmental exposure to cadmium decreases bone density indirectly through hypercalciuria resulting from renal tubular dysfunction. Objective: We sought evidence for a direct osteotoxic effect of cadmium ...