- Exercise for improving outcomes after osteoporotic vertebral fractureLora M Giangregorio
Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD008618. 2013..g., pain, reduced quality of life), and mortality. Therapeutic exercise is a non-pharmacologic conservative treatment that is often recommended for patients with vertebral fractures to reduce pain and restore functional movement...
- Body weight-supported treadmill training for patients with hip fracture: a feasibility studyLora M Giangregorio
Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, and Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Canada
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:2125-30. 2009..Giangregorio LM, Thabane L, deBeer J, Farrauto L, McCartney N, Adachi JD, Papaioannou A. Body weight-supported treadmill training for patients with hip fracture: a feasibility study...
- FRAX underestimates fracture risk in patients with diabetesLora M Giangregorio
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
J Bone Miner Res 27:301-8. 2012..We conclude that diabetes confers an increased risk of fracture that is independent of FRAX derived with BMD. This suggests that diabetes might be considered for inclusion in future iterations of FRAX...