oa South African Journal of Sports Medicine - Exercise and bone mass in mature premenopausal women
|Article Title||Exercise and bone mass in mature premenopausal women|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Journal of Sports Medicine|
|Affiliations||1 UCT Bioenergetics of Exercise Research Unit, UCT Medical School, Observatory|
|Publication Date||Sep 1995|
|Pages||15 - 21|
|Keyword(s)||Age at menarche, Anovulatory cycles, Bone density, Calcium, Cortical bone, Eumenorrheic, Genetics, Lifestyle factors, Luteal phases, Muscle strength, Nutrient intake, Oligomenorrhea, Ovarian function, Physical activity, Plasma mineral homeostasis, Postmenopausal osteoporosis, Resumption of menses and Trabecular bone|
The adult skeleton has completed longitudinal growth, but is still metabolically active and constantly undergoing remodeling. Bone remodeling is a combination of the sequential processes of activation, resorption, formation and quiescence.
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