Research Paper Volume 11, Issue 21 pp 9388—9404

Elevated ceramides 18:0 and 24:1 with aging are associated with hip fracture risk through increased bone resorption

Figure 2. Differences in BM ceramide levels according to the fragility HF status. After adjusting for confounders, the estimated means with 95% CIs were generated and compared using ANCOVA. *Statistically significantly different from the control by ANCOVA. Multivariable confounding factors included sex, age, BMI, smoking status, alcohol intake, 25-OH-D3, and diabetes.