Effects of swimming training and free mobilization on bone mineral densities of rats with the immobilization-induced osteopenia

Karatosun H., Erdogan A., Yidiz M., Akgun C., Cetin C.

SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.27, no.3, pp.312-316, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Title of Journal : SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.312-316


Objective: To investigate the possible effects of regular swimming exercise on bone mineral density (BMD) compared with free activity after cast immobilization of rats.