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Author Kukuljan, Sonja

Title Interactive effects of exercise plus calcium-vitamin D3 on bone strength in older men / by Sonja Kukuljan
Published [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2007

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 MELB  613.70449 Kuk/Ieo  AVAILABLE
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Description xxi, 315 leaves : illustrations ; 30 cm
Summary The findings from this 18-month, community-based study revealed that an exercise program involving strength training and jumping activities was feasible and effective for improving bone density, muscle mass and strength in older men. There were no additional skeletal benefits derived from consuming a high calcium-vitamin D milk drink
Notes Submitted to the School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences of the Faculty of Health, Medicine, Nursing and Behavioural Sciences, Deakin University
Degree conferred 2008
Thesis (Ph.D.)--Deakin University, Victoria, 2007
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (leaves 286-315)
Subject Osteoporosis -- Prevention.
Osteoporosis -- Diet therapy.
Exercise for older people.
Physical fitness for older people.
Exercise -- Physiological aspects.
Genre/Form Academic theses.
Author Deakin University. Faculty of Health, Medicine, Nursing and Behavioural Sciences
Deakin University. School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences