Twenty minutes per day of walking or bicycling were associated with a lower rate of fracture.
Participants who lost between 5% and 10% or more than 10% of their body weight slowed knee joint degeneration, compared to those who maintained their current weight.
A randomized double-blind trial examined the safety and efficacy of ertugliflozin plus metformin for inadequately controlled type 2 diabetes.
A 2.5 times higher fracture risk was noted among elderly patients taking sleeping pills.
Long-term denosumab increased bone mineral density in postmenopausal women.
The female athlete triad includes low energy availability, menstrual dysfunction, and low bone density.
After 1 year of therapy, men who underwent testosterone therapy experienced improvement in bone mineral density and mood.
An update to the 2008 ACP osteoporosis treatment guidelines focuses on treating low bone density and osteoporosis in an effort to prevent fractures.
Tuberculosis was identified as an independent risk factor associated with incident osteoporosis.
Women who had taken oral contraceptives for more than 5 years had the lowest risk for fracture.
A review of osteoporosis diagnosis, treatment, and management in both men and women.
At 6 months of exercise intervention, physical performance test scores increased 21% in the combination exercise group, while scores in the control group remained largely the same.
Eighty-four percent of survey respondents did not undergo osteoporosis pharmacotherapy following an osteoporosis-related fracture.
Tymlos approval was based on the results of the ACTIVE and ACTIVExtension trials.
Investigators examined an 83-year-old male patient who developed severe hypocalcemia induced by denosumab.
Bone ultrasonography is able to detect tenofovir-induced bone loss in patients with HIV.
After 24 months, bone mineral density was statistically different from baseline.
Moderate-to-vigorous physical activity was found to be an independent predictor of bone strength in adolescents.
The most common adverse events associated with long-term denosumab use were back, musculoskeletal, or extremity pain, hypercholesterolemia, and cystis.
The most important predictor for use of osteoporosis care was receiving primary care services within 6 months following hip fracture.
Findings in postmenopausal women with T2DM; correlations prominent in those with higher 25(OH)D
Researchers compared the efficacy of dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry with lateral x-ray in assessing vertebral fractures.
Fragility fracture risk increased with older age and decreased with higher bone mineral density in patients with type 1 diabetes.
Using dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry for bone age assessment complements traditional radiologic assessment.
Researchers evaluated trabecular bone scores in more than 100 women during either "legs up" or "legs down" dual energy x-ray absorptiometry scans.
Neither DXA-visceral adipose tissue nor android-gynoid fat mass ratios were associated with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease events.
The Bone Health TeleECHO Clinic helps telementor healthcare professionals and improves osteoporosis care in underserved communities.
Total hip BMD was associated with heart failure risk in black and non-black men, with an interaction by race.
Testosterone treatment improved both bone mineral density and strength in older men.
The effects of repeat doses of antenatal betamethasone were assessed in 185 eligible pediatric patients.
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