THE EFFECT OF EXERCISE TRAINING ON MUSCLE STRENGTH AND BALANCE IN POSTMENOPAUSAL OSTEOPOROSIS


Bozan O., Kocyigit F., Cankurtaran F., El O., GÜLBAHAR S., Peker O.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.13, no.2, pp.92-98, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.92-98
  • Keywords: Exercise, Aged, Female, Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal/prevention & control, HOME-BASED EXERCISE, PHYSICAL PERFORMANCE, ELDERLY-WOMEN, BONE, FALLS, RISK, PROGRAM
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: In the study, evaluating the effect of strengthening, balance and coordination exercises on muscle strength and static and dynamic balance function in patients with postmenopausal osteoporosis, was aimed.