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European Calcified Tissue Society Congress 2014

Prague, Czech Republic
17 May 2014 - 20 May 2014

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European Calcified Tissue Society Annual Congress, 17 - 20 May 2014; Prague, Czech Republic

Poster Presentations

Muscle, physical activity and bone

Girls with Turner syndrome have normal muscle force but decreased muscle power
Department of Pediatrics, 2nd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague and Motol University Hospital, Prague, Czech Republic.
Efficacy of two exercise programs in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis: 6-month randomized controlled trial
1Nasonova Research Institute of Rheumatology, Moscow, Russia; 2Central Rehabilitation Hospital, Federal Medical Biological Agency, Moscow, Russia.
Body composition and bone mineral density in postmenopausal women
D.F. Chebotarev Institute of gerontology NAMS Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine.
Prevalence of ‘dysmobility syndrome' in community dwelling older adults: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study
1MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK; 2Musculoskeletal Research Unit, Avon Orthopaedic Centre, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK; 3NIHR Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK; 4University of Wisconsin Osteoporosis Research Program, Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Wisconsin, USA.
Vertical trabeculae are thinned more rapidly than horizontal trabeculae in skeletal unloaded rats
Department of Biomedicine – Anatomy, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark.
Sarcopenic obesity worsens bone strength: hip strength analysis in post-menopausal women
Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties and Dentistry, Second University of Naples, Naples, Campania, Italy.
Sarcopenia in patients scheduled to undergo orthopaedic surgery
1Ajou University Hospital, Suwon, Republic of Korea; 2Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Republic of Korea; 3Hanyang University Guri Hospital, Guri, Republic of Korea; 4Kwandong University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea.
Epidemiology of hip fractures in over 50 years old in merida venezuela 2008--2011
1University Hospital, Merida, Venezuela; 2University of Los Andes, Merida, Venezuela; 3Petroleo de Venezuela (PDVSA), Caracas, Venezuela; 4Hospital II, El Vigia, Venezuela.
A new functional test for the evaluation of the erector muscles of the spine: the Back Extensor Test (BET)
1Università degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy; 2Azienda Ospedaliera San PAolo, Milano, Italy.
No beneficial effects of vitamin D supplementation in muscle function or quality of life in primary hyperparathyroidism: results from a randomized controlled trial
1Department of Surgery P, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus C, Denmark; 2Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine, THG, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus C, Denmark; 3Department of Clinical Biochemistry, NBG, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus C, Denmark; 4Department of Endocrinology and Clinical Institute, Aalborg University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark.
The peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor α agonist fenofibrate improves the effect of high-impact exercise on bone and muscle mass in ovariectomized rats
1Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway; 2University of Umeå, Umeå, Sweden; 3St Olav’s University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway.
New insights in the bone-muscle axis: the novel myokine irisin is involved in skeletal metabolism
1Department of Basic Medical Science, Neuroscience and Sense Organs, University of Bari, Bari, Italy; 2Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Foggia, Foggia, Italy; 3Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Center of Obesity, United Hospitals, University of Ancona, Ancona, Italy.