INVESTIGADORES
OLIVERI Maria Beatriz
congresos y reuniones científicas
Título:
Effect of vitamin D nutritional status on muscle function and strength in osteopenic/osteoporotic women over 65 years of age:A preliminary study
Autor/es:
MASTAGLIA SR; SEIJO M; MUZIO D; CICERONE N; SOMOZA J; OLIVERI BEATRIZ
Lugar:
Buenos Aires
Reunión:
Congreso; 24ยบ REUNION ANUAL AAOMM; 2007
Institución organizadora:
AAOMM
Resumen:
Vitamin D insufficiency has been associated with decreased muscle function and strength, and an increase in the risk of falls. The effects of vitamin D on bone health are well documented. However, the role of vitamin D in muscle function remains unclear. The aim of this work was to evaluate the effect of vitamin D nutritional status on muscle function in a group of women aged N65 years.N65 years. Conclusion: Levels of 25OHDN20 ng/ml seem to optimize lower limb muscle function.N20 ng/ml seem to optimize lower limb muscle function.