A systematic review of the effectiveness of lifestyle interventions for improving bone health in women at high risk of osteoporosis

Eui Geum Oh, Jung Eun Lee, Jae Yong Yoo

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Abstract

Background: Osteoporosis is a disease characterised by low bone mass and microarchitectural deterioration of bone tissue, leading to increased bone fragility and a consequent increase in fracture risk, especially among postmenopausal women. Management strategies for osteoporosis focus on reducing modifiable risk factors such as poor nutrition, insufficient physical activity, smoking, and heavy alcohol consumption.

Objective: The aim of this systematic review is to examine the effects of lifestyle interventions on bone health in women at high risk of osteoporosis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1738-1784
Number of pages47
JournalJBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports
Volume10
Issue number30
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Jan 1

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)

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