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Sarcopenia and lower limb pain are additively related to motor function and a history of falls and fracture in community-dwelling elderly people

Maruya K, Fujita H, Arai T, Asahi R, Morita Y, Ishibashi

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2019 Mar;5(1):23-26.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2019.03.002
OBJECTIVES: To clarify the prevalence and characteristics of pain associated with sarcopenia and to verify the usefulness of evaluation of pain for sarcopenia. METHODS: In total, 759 community-dwelling people (aged 65–79...
Epidemiology of fragility hip fractures in Nan, Thailand

Sucharitpongpan W, Daraphongsataporn N, Saloa S, Philawuth , Chonyuen P, Sriruanthong K, Waiwattana K

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2019 Mar;5(1):19-22.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2019.03.003
OBJECTIVES: Hip fracture is the most serious consequence of falling in elderly with osteoporosis. Patients with hip fractures suffer functional deterioration and increased morbidity especially during the first year after...
Effectiveness of monthly intravenous ibandronate injections in a real-world setting: Subgroup analysis of a postmarketing observational study

Takeuchi Y, Hashimoto , Kakihata H, Nishida Y, Kumagai M, Yamagiwa C

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2019 Mar;5(1):11-18.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2019.02.002
OBJECTIVES: The favorable safety and consistent effectiveness of monthly intravenous (IV) ibandronate injections was demonstrated in a prospective, postmarketing, observational study in Japanese patients with osteoporosis. Here, we present subgroup...
Predictors of fragility fracture and low bone mineral density in patients with a history of parental fracture

Dey M, Bukhari M

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2019 Mar;5(1):6-10.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2019.03.001
OBJECTIVES: Bone mineral density (BMD) and fragility fracture (FF) have high heritability, but few data exist on impact of other factors on families with fracture history. We aimed to evaluate...
Aluminum toxicity to bone: A multisystem effect?

Klein GL

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2019 Mar;5(1):2-5.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2019.01.001
Aluminum (Al) is the third most abundant element in the earth's crust and is omnipresent in our environment, including our food. However, with normal renal function, oral and enteral ingestion...
A coordination project for improvement of osteoporosis medication use among patients who sustained osteoporotic fracture(s)

Kim KJ

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2019 Mar;5(1):1-1.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2019.02.001
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