The associations of physical activity with fracture risk-a 7-year prospective controlled intervention study in 3534 children.

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This is the first study indicating an association between gradually diminished risk of fractures and years of increased physical activity. Our results could imply great benefits not only for the individual but also for the healthcare burden and cost of society.

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  • Orthopedics
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)915-922
JournalOsteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA
Volume27
Issue number3
Early online date2015 Sep 10
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes

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