Andréa de Carvalho Gomes

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Osteomalacia is a pathological bone condition in which there is deficient primary mineralization of the matrix, leading to an accumulation of osteoid tissue and reduced bone mechanical strength. The hypothesis that there are no qualitative or quantitative differences in osteomalacic bone mineral or matrix compared to disease-free bones was tested by(More)
Introduction: Changes in mobility, postural balance and muscle strength in the aging process may cause a fall in the elderly by changing or not perceived self-efficacy in preventing falls, the goal is to compare mobility, body balance and muscle performance according to self-efficacy for falls in community-dwelling elderly women. Materials and methods: A(More)
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