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Nutritional and exercise-related determinants of bone density in elite female runners.

Abstract:

Although the female athletic triad is widely recognized clinically, there have been few studies quantitating the effect of disordered eating on bone mineral density. The purpose of this study was to explore the mechanisms through which disordered eating might influence the skeleton in nationally or internationally competitive runners. Fifty British national or higher standard middle and long-distance female runners aged under 36 years were recruited; 24 had amenorrhea (AM), nine had oligomeno...

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10.1007/s00198-004-1589-2

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
Author
Journal:
Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA More from this journal
Volume:
15
Issue:
8
Pages:
611-618
Publication date:
2004-08-01
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EISSN:
1433-2965
ISSN:
0937-941X
Language:
English
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uuid:f919ba92-0296-4eed-9559-44a2f1b2aafb
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pubs:473447
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473447
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2014-07-05

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