Effects of exercise on fracture reduction in older adults

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In this meta-analysis, we evaluated the effect of exercise on fracture reduction in the elderly. Our results determined a significantly positive effect on overall fractures, whereas the possibility of a publication bias indicates the need for well-designed (multi-center) trials that generate enough power to focus on osteoporotic fractures. The preventive… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00198-012-2248-7

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