Intervention Review

Exercise for preventing and treating osteoporosis in postmenopausal women

  1. Tracey E Howe1,*,
  2. Beverley Shea2,
  3. Lesley J Dawson3,
  4. Fiona Downie3,
  5. Ann Murray4,
  6. Craig Ross5,
  7. Robin T Harbour6,
  8. Lynn M Caldwell7,
  9. Gisela Creed8

Editorial Group: Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group

Published Online: 6 JUL 2011

Assessed as up-to-date: 2 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000333.pub2

How to Cite

Howe TE, Shea B, Dawson LJ, Downie F, Murray A, Ross C, Harbour RT, Caldwell LM, Creed G. Exercise for preventing and treating osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 7. Art. No.: CD000333. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000333.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Glasgow Caledonian University, School of Health & Life Sciences, Glasgow, Scotland, UK

  2. 2

    University of Ottawa, CIET, Institute of Population Health, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

  3. 3

    NHS Forth Valley, Department of Physiotherapy, Stirling, Scotland, UK

  4. 4

    NHS Ayrshire and Arran, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, UK

  5. 5

    NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, Physiotherapy Service for Osteoporosis, Glasgow, UK

  6. 6

    Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines network (SIGN), Edinburgh, UK

  7. 7

    NHS Education for Scotland, Knowledge Services Group, Glasgow, UK

  8. 8

    Glasgow University, Academic Department of Geriatric Medicine, Glasgow, UK

*Tracey E Howe, School of Health & Life Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Scottish Centre for Evidence Based Care of Older People, Glasgow, Scotland, G4 0BA, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (conclusions changed)
  2. Published Online: 6 JUL 2011


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