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East meets West: current practices and policies in the management of musculoskeletal aging

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Xia, Weibo
Cooper, Cyrus
Li, Mei
Xu, Ling
Zhu, Mei
Lin, Hua
Beard, John
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Published in Aging Clinical and Experimental Research. 2019, vol. 31, no. 10, p. 1351-1373
Abstract Healthy aging is defined as the process of developing and maintaining the functional ability that enables wellbeing in older age. Healthy aging is dependent upon intrinsic capacity, a composite of physical and mental capacities, and the environment an individual inhabits and their interactions with it. Maintenance of musculoskeletal health during aging is a key determinant of functional ability. Sarcopenia, osteoporosis and osteoarthritis, are a triad of musculoskeletal diseases of aging that are major contributors to the global burden of disease and disability worldwide. [...]
Keywords FRAXOsteoarthritisOsteoporosisPreventionSarcopeniaTreatment
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PMID: 31376119
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Research group Génétique des ostéoporoses (544)
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XIA, Weibo et al. East meets West: current practices and policies in the management of musculoskeletal aging. In: Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, 2019, vol. 31, n° 10, p. 1351-1373. doi: 10.1007/s40520-019-01282-8 https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:144132

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