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Effectiveness of bisphosphonate combined with activated vitamin D in patients with aromatase inhibitor-induced osteoporosis after breast cancer operation

Tanaka M, Itoh S, Takeuchi Y

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2018 Sep;4(3):111-117.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2018.08.002
OBJECTIVES: We compared the effectiveness of bisphosphonates combined with activated vitamin D administered for therapy of aromatase inhibitor-induced osteoporosis after a breast cancer operation and primary postmenopausal osteoporosis through propensity...
Association of obesity and sarcopenia among adult Filipinos

Gabat JA, Faltado AL, Tee ML, Sedurante

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2018 Sep;4(3):106-110.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2018.08.001
OBJECTIVES: Studies on the association of obesity and sarcopenia are conflicting. Some studies showed that obesity is associated with muscle loss and frailty while others showed that lower body mass...
Bone regeneration with umbilical cord blood mesenchymal stem cells in femoral defects of ovariectomized rats

Hong B, Lee S, Shin N, Ko Y, Kim D, Lee J, Lee W

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2018 Sep;4(3):99-105.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2018.08.003
OBJECTIVES: Current treatments for osteoporosis were prevention of progression, yet it has been questionable in the stimulation of bone growth. The mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) treatment for osteoporosis aims to...
Sarcopenia affects conservative treatment of osteoporotic vertebral fracture

Iida H, Sakai Y, Watanabe T, Matsui H, Takemura M, Matsui Y, Harada A, Hida T, Ito K, Ito S

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2018 Sep;4(3):95-98.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2018.09.002
OBJECTIVES: Sarcopenia and osteoporosis affects activities of daily living and quality of elderly people. However, little is known about its impact on elderly locomotor diseases, such as osteoporotic vertebral fracture...
Bone mineral density assessment for research purpose using dual energy X-ray absorptiometry

Kim HS, Jeong ES, Yang MH, Yang SO

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2018 Sep;4(3):88-94.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2018.09.003
Dual energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) has become the most common method for measuring bone mineral density (BMD) of small animals in metabolic bone disease research, and errors should be minimized...
Locomotive syndrome in Japan


  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2018 Sep;4(3):79-87.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2018.09.004
The present aging rate in Japan of some 28% will continue to increase along with the advancing age of elderly persons. Therefore, the demand for care will also increase. Approximately...
Overcoming osteoporosis and beyond: Locomotive syndrome or dysmobility syndrome

Yi HS, Lee S

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2018 Sep;4(3):77-78.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2018.09.001
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