Influence of weight training on skeletal health of breast cancer survivors with or at risk for breast cancer-related lymphedema.

@article{WintersStone2014InfluenceOW,
  title={Influence of weight training on skeletal health of breast cancer survivors with or at risk for breast cancer-related lymphedema.},
  author={Kerri M. Winters-Stone and Monica J. Laudermilk and K M Woo and Justin C Brown and Kathryn H. Schmitz},
  journal={Journal of cancer survivorship : research and practice},
  year={2014},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={260-8}
}
PURPOSE This study aimed to determine whether the Physical Activity and Lymphedema (PAL) trial weight training program for breast cancer survivors at risk of or with breast cancer-related lymphedema provided skeletal benefits. METHODS Of the 295 participants in the randomized controlled PAL trial, 258 (weight training; N = 128; control, N = 130) had complete measures of bone mineral density (BMD (in grams per square centimeter)) of the proximal femur and lumbar spine and were also categorized… CONTINUE READING
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