Controlled trial of weight bearing exercise in older women in relation to bone density and falls

Marion E T McMurdo, Patricia A Mole, Colin R Paterson

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    Abstract

    Studies of the effects of different exercise programmes on bone in postmenopausal women have produced different conclusions, but few have targeted elderly women specifically. We report a controlled trial of weight bearing exercise in this clinically important population
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)569
    Number of pages1
    JournalBritish Medical Journal
    Volume314
    Issue number7080
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 22 Feb 1997

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