Three-dimensional analysis of gait in postmenopausal women with low bone mineral density

@inproceedings{Eldeeb2014ThreedimensionalAO,
  title={Three-dimensional analysis of gait in postmenopausal women with low bone mineral density},
  author={Abeer M. Eldeeb and Amr S Khodair},
  booktitle={Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation},
  year={2014}
}
There's lack in the literature respecting changes in the trunk and hip angles, and power profile of the lower extremities in postmenopausal women with low bone mineral density (BMD). Therefore, this study aimed to examine gait characteristics of that population, and find out which characteristics may be predictors to BMD. This may provide suitable interventions for subjects with osteoporosis. Seventeen healthy postmenopausal women and seventeen with low BMD engaged in this study. Dual X-ray… CONTINUE READING

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