16 Year Follow-up of the Erlangen Fitness and Prevention Study. (EFOPS)
This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
University of Erlangen-Nürnberg Medical School
Behinderten- und Versehrten-Sportverband Bayern e.V.
Netzwerk Knochengesundheit e.V.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Wolfgang Kemmler, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg Medical School
First received: August 6, 2010
Last updated: August 16, 2016
Last verified: August 2016
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||December 2023|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2023 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Engelke K, Kemmler W, Lauber D, Beeskow C, Pintag R, Kalender WA. Exercise maintains bone density at spine and hip EFOPS: a 3-year longitudinal study in early postmenopausal women. Osteoporos Int. 2006 Jan;17(1):133-42. Epub 2005 Aug 12.
Kemmler W, Engelke K, von Stengel S, Weineck J, Lauber D, Kalender WA. Long-term four-year exercise has a positive effect on menopausal risk factors: the Erlangen Fitness Osteoporosis Prevention Study. J Strength Cond Res. 2007 Feb;21(1):232-9.
Stengel SV, Kemmler W, Pintag R, Beeskow C, Weineck J, Lauber D, Kalender WA, Engelke K. Power training is more effective than strength training for maintaining bone mineral density in postmenopausal women. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2005 Jul;99(1):181-8. Epub 2005 Mar 3.
Kemmler W, Lauber D, Weineck J, Hensen J, Kalender W, Engelke K. Benefits of 2 years of intense exercise on bone density, physical fitness, and blood lipids in early postmenopausal osteopenic women: results of the Erlangen Fitness Osteoporosis Prevention Study (EFOPS). Arch Intern Med. 2004 May 24;164(10):1084-91.