Isokinetic evaluation of the wrist flexors and extensors in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis


Senlikci H. B. , Ersoz M., URAL F. G. , Ozturk G. T.

ISOKINETICS AND EXERCISE SCIENCE, vol.27, no.3, pp.241-245, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/ies-192176
  • Title of Journal : ISOKINETICS AND EXERCISE SCIENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.241-245

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Distal radius fractures are the third most common fracture observed in osteoporotic patients. In addition, wrist muscle weakness may be a risk factor for such fractures because of the protective role these muscles play during falls.