Table 3

 Reference values for BMD os calcis (g/cm2) in healthy boys and girls

R2Coefficient of variation (%)
95% confidence interval (CI) of prediction:
lower CI = predicted BMD−(1.96×coeff var (%)/100×predicted BMDoc)
upper CI = predicted BMD+(1.96×coeff var (%)/100×predicted BMDoc).
GirlsBMDoc (g/cm2) = 0.242×(height, m)1.35964.813.3
BoysBMDoc (g/cm2) = 0.223×(height, m)1.70676.812.6