Chapter 4.6. Amenorrhea, Osteoporosis and Eating Disorders in Athletes

  1. Michael Kjær,
  2. Michael Krogsgaard,
  3. Peter Magnusson,
  4. Lars Engebretsen,
  5. Harald Roos,
  6. Timo Takala and
  7. Savio L-Y Woo
  1. Michelle P. Warren,
  2. Jorun Sundgot-Borgen and
  3. Joanna L. Fried

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757277.ch24

Textbook of Sports Medicine: Basic Science and Clinical Aspects of Sports Injury and Physical Activity

Textbook of Sports Medicine: Basic Science and Clinical Aspects of Sports Injury and Physical Activity

How to Cite

Warren, M. P., Sundgot-Borgen, J. and Fried, J. L. (2003) Amenorrhea, Osteoporosis and Eating Disorders in Athletes, in Textbook of Sports Medicine: Basic Science and Clinical Aspects of Sports Injury and Physical Activity (eds M. Kjær, M. Krogsgaard, P. Magnusson, L. Engebretsen, H. Roos, T. Takala and S. L.-Y. Woo), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757277.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632065097

Online ISBN: 9780470757277

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Keywords:

  • amenorrhea;
  • eating disorders;
  • osteoporosis;
  • athletes;
  • distance running

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Classical reference

  • Amenorrhea

  • Introduction

  • Osteoporosis

  • Eating disorders

  • Summary

  • Multiple choice questions