Lora M Giangregorio

Summary

Affiliation: University of Waterloo
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Exercise for improving outcomes after osteoporotic vertebral fracture
    Lora M Giangregorio
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD008618. 2013
  2. doi Body weight-supported treadmill training for patients with hip fracture: a feasibility study
    Lora M Giangregorio
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, and Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:2125-30. 2009
  3. pmc Build better bones with exercise: protocol for a feasibility study of a multicenter randomized controlled trial of 12 months of home exercise in women with a vertebral fracture
    Lora M Giangregorio
    L M Giangregorio, PhD, Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Ave W, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1 Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Schlegel UW Research Institute for Aging, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Ther 94:1337-52. 2014
  4. doi Individuals with neurological diseases are at increased risk of fractures within 180 days of admission to long-term care in Ontario
    Micaela Jantzi
    School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Age Ageing 44:252-7. 2015
  5. doi FRAX underestimates fracture risk in patients with diabetes
    Lora M Giangregorio
    University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
    J Bone Miner Res 27:301-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi Exercise for improving outcomes after osteoporotic vertebral fracture
    Lora 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...
  2. doi Body weight-supported treadmill training for patients with hip fracture: a feasibility study
    Lora 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...
  3. pmc Build better bones with exercise: protocol for a feasibility study of a multicenter randomized controlled trial of 12 months of home exercise in women with a vertebral fracture
    Lora M Giangregorio
    L M Giangregorio, PhD, Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Ave W, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1 Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Schlegel UW Research Institute for Aging, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Ther 94:1337-52. 2014
    ..Our goal is to conduct a multicenter randomized controlled trial (RCT) to investigate whether exercise can reduce incident fractures compared with no intervention among women aged ≥65 years with a vertebral fracture...
  4. doi Individuals with neurological diseases are at increased risk of fractures within 180 days of admission to long-term care in Ontario
    Micaela Jantzi
    School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Age Ageing 44:252-7. 2015
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether the presence of neurological diseases was associated with an increased risk of fracture within 180 days of admission to LTC...
  5. doi FRAX underestimates fracture risk in patients with diabetes
    Lora 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...