Treatment of Reduced Bone Mineral Density in Athletic Amenorrhea: A Pilot Study

Abstract

There is considerable concern about the adverse effects on the skeleton of loss of menstrual function as a result of athletic activity, as well as uncertainty as to how it should be managed clinically. In a pilot intervention study 34 elite middle and long-distance runners, aged 18–35 years, with menstrual irregularity due to their athletic activity were… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s001980050228

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