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Osteoporosis

Sunscreen Does Not Increase Risk for Osteoporotic Fracture

Nov 29, 2021

“For many years, there have been serious concerns among the medical and lay communities surrounding the use of sunscreen and other sun-protective measures with regard to their potentially detrimenta...

Validating the "Treatment Satisfaction Questionnaire for Medication" in Persian, and Evaluating Treatment Satisfaction Among Patients With Psoriasis.

Nov 22, 2021

Psoriasis is a dermatological condition often associated with systemic comorbidities such as arthritis. Because of the vital role of treatment compliance in improvement in patients' condition and the ...

The Impact of Social Stress on Fracture Risk in Postmenopausal Women

Jul 26, 2021

Considering the rapid growth and ethnic and racial diversity of the aging population in the United States, fracture rates will concurrently increase. Identifying risk factors for the loss of bone mine...

Cognitive decline is associated with an accelerated rate of bone loss and increased fracture risk in women: a prospective study from the Canadian Multicentre Osteoporosis Study.

Jul 22, 2021

Cognitive decline and osteoporosis often coexist and some evidence suggests a causal link. However, there are no data on the longitudinal relationship between cognitive decline, bone loss and fracture...

Association between arthritis and risk of incident diabetes:a nationwide cohort study and updated meta-analysis.

Jul 22, 2021

To prospectively examine the association between arthritis and type 2 diabetes (T2D) in the Chinese population and confirm this association through a comprehensive meta-analysis of cohort studies.Data...

In vivo relationships between lumbar facet joint and intervertebral disc composition and diurnal deformation.

Jul 22, 2021

Spinal motion is facilitated by a "three joint complex", two facet joints and one intervertebral disc at each spinal level. Both the intervertebral discs and facet joints are subject to natural age-re...

Fisetin promotes osteoblast differentiation and osteogenesis through GSK-3β phosphorylation at Ser9 and consequent β-catenin activation, inhibiting osteoporosis.

Jul 15, 2021

Fisetin is a bioactive flavonol that inhibits osteoclastogenesis and promotes osteoblastogenesis. However, the osteogenic activity of fisetin needs to be comprehensively elucidated. In the present stu...

Gonadotropin-releasing hormone receptor pathway affects the function of human EBV-transformed B lymphocytes in an age-independent way.

Jul 15, 2021

Immune system function changes during aging, but the molecular mechanisms of this phenomenon are not fully understood. The present study identified pathways that are associated with age-associated cha...

[Ocular manifestations of Rheumatic diseases].

Jul 15, 2021

Pain in the musculoskeletal system and in the joints is what comes to mind first when people talk about rheumatic diseases. However, rheumatic diseases are multisystem disorders that can affect every ...

Osteoporosis, fracture, osteoarthritis & sarcopenia: A systematic review of circulating microRNA association.

Jun 28, 2021

Circulating microRNAs (c-miRs) show promise as biomarkers. This systematic review explores their potential association with age-related fracture/osteoporosis (OP), osteoarthritis (OA) and sarcopenia (...

Danggui Buxue Tang, a Chinese herbal decoction containing Astragali Radix and Angelicae Sinensis Radix, improves mitochrondial bioenergetics in osteoblast.

Jun 10, 2021

Osteoporosis is the process of bone loss, particular after menopause, when the production of estrogen in women is decreaing. Bioenergetic function is one of the critical roles in bone remodeling. Dang...

Knee Osteoarthritis: Personalizing Shared Decision Making

May 13, 2021

Shared decision making (SDM) in knee osteoarthritis (OA) is essential to optimizing patient-centered care and involves clinicians and patients collaborating to make decisions using the best available ...

The effect of whole-body vibration exercise on postmenopausal women with osteoporosis: A protocol for systematic review and meta-analysis.

May 06, 2021

Osteoporosis (OP) is an age-related disease characterized by reduced bone mass and increased bone fragility. It is more common in older people and postmenopausal women. As a new type of exercise train...

Joint Associations of Prevalent Radiographic Vertebral Fracture and Abdominal Aortic Calcification With Incident Hip, Major Osteoporotic, and Clinical Vertebral Fractures.

Mar 18, 2021

Prevalent vertebral fractures (PVFx) and abdominal aortic calcification (AAC) are both associated with incident fractures and can be ascertained on the same lateral spine images, but their joint assoc...

Low-Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound in The Treatment of Tibial Fractures

Jan 01, 2021

Tibial shaft fractures are one of the most common types of long bone fractures and are often managed by intramedullary nailing. Low-intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) and sham treatment are the two c...

Amenorrhea & Bone Mineral Density in Women With HIV

Nov 06, 2020

Although previous studies indicate that HIV is a risk factor for missed menstrual periods, or amenorrhea, the downstream effects of amenorrhea and its associated hormonal dysregulation in these women ...

Targeting Rehabilitation After Arthroplasty in At-Risk Patients

Oct 19, 2020

Total knee arthroplasty is a procedure commonly used to treat end-stage osteoarthritis of the knee. However, the success rate of the therapy is questionable as a large number of patients are at risk o...

Early Supervised Physiotherapy and Recovery from Acute Ankle Sprain

Sep 11, 2020

Ankle sprains are one of the most common types of musculoskeletal injuries. Physiotherapy is routinely given to patients with ankle sprains. This study aims to evaluate the efficacy of supervised phys...

High Volume Injections for Chronic Achilles Tendinopathy

Sep 10, 2020

Achilles tendinopathy (AT), or Achilles tendinitis, is an injury of the Achilles tendon, which connects the calf muscle to the heel bone. The usual care given to patients with AT does not result in po...

Ankle Fracture as a Predictor of Osteoporosis

Sep 03, 2020

Evidence indicates that ankle fractures are becoming increasingly more common among older people, presenting a significant burden to the US healthcare system, with annual costs exceeding $17 billion f...