Evaluation of Bone Density in Female Athletes by MD/MS Method (Modified Microdensitometry)

Suguru Torii, Kiyoshi Yokoe, Hiroyuki Nakajima

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Abstract

It seems likely to consider that the bone density (BD) of athletes is higher than that of control subjects. But recently, many authors reported lower BD of amenorrheic female athletes, and suggested that strenuous exercise could decrease BD through, probably, endocrinological disorder.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)183-188
Number of pages6
JournalJapanese Journal of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine
Volume42
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1993
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • amenorrhea
  • bone density
  • stress fracture

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation

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Evaluation of Bone Density in Female Athletes by MD/MS Method (Modified Microdensitometry). / Torii, Suguru; Yokoe, Kiyoshi; Nakajima, Hiroyuki.

In: Japanese Journal of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine, Vol. 42, No. 2, 1993, p. 183-188.

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