Effects of specific osteoporosis exercise on bone mineral density, bone metabolism, coordination/balance, muscle strength and endurance – a 2-year prospective study

Uwe Lange, Ingo H. Tarner & Ulf Müller-Ladner
Objective: Patients with osteoporosis have a high risk of falling and thus osteoporotic fractures due to deficits in muscle strength, endurance, coordination and balance. Therefore, we aimed to evaluate the effects of specific osteoporosis exercises on these parameters. Material/Methods: 42 [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]