Physical activity, muscle function, falls and fractures

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STUDY DESIGN A thematic review. OBJECTIVES To evaluate if physical activity enhances muscle strength, improves balance, and reduces the fall frequency and the fracture incidence. BACKGROUND One of the major medical problems of today is the increasing incidence of fragility fractures. Muscle strength and fall is one of the major determinants of a… (More)
DOI: 10.3402/fnr.v52i0.1920

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