Review: exercise reduces bone loss from the spine in postmenopausal women.

@article{Ciliska2003ReviewER,
  title={Review: exercise reduces bone loss from the spine in postmenopausal women.},
  author={Donna K Ciliska},
  journal={Evidence-based nursing},
  year={2003},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={50-1}
}
Study selection Studies published in any language were selected if they were randomised controlled trials (RCTs) comparing an exercise programme (eg, walking, callisthenics, resisted strengthening) assumed to be adequate to improve aerobic capacity or adequate to improve both aerobic capacity and muscle strength with standard treatment (eg, usual activity or placebo with or without drug consumption), and participants were healthy postmenopausal women 45–70 years of age. Data extraction Data… CONTINUE READING

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