Aging Clinical and Experimental Research

, Volume 14, Issue 1, pp 1–4 | Cite as

A role for sarcopenia in late-life osteoporosis

  • L. Ferrucci
  • C. R. Russo
  • F. Lauretani
  • S. Bandinelli
  • J. M. Guralnik


Mechanostat osteopenia osteoporosis postmenopausal women sarcopenia vibration exercise 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Ferrucci
    • 1
  • C. R. Russo
    • 1
  • F. Lauretani
    • 2
  • S. Bandinelli
    • 1
  • J. M. Guralnik
    • 3
  1. 1.Laboratory of Clinical Epidemiology, Geratric DepartmentINRCAFirenzeItaly
  2. 2.Unit of Gerontology and Geriatric MedicineUniversity of FirenzeItaly
  3. 3.Epidemiology, Demography and Biometry DepartmentNIABethesdaUSA

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