ERIC Number: EJ663767
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Exercise Effects on Fitness and Bone Mineral Density in Early Postmenopausal Women: 1-Year EFOPS Results.
Kemmler, Wolfgang; Engelke, Klaus; Lauber, Dirk; Weineck, Juergen; Hensen, Johannes; Kalender, Willi A.
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, v34 n12 p2115-23 Dec 2002
Investigated the effect of intense exercise training on physical fitness, coronary heart disease, bone mineral density (BMD), and parameters related to quality of life in early postmenopausal women with osteopenia. Data on woman in control and exercise training groups indicated that the intense exercise training program was effective in improving strength, endurance, quality of life parameters, and BMD in women in their early postmenopausal years. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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