Exercise attenuates bone mineral density loss during diet-induced weight loss in adults with overweight and obesity: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Jakub Mesinovic, Paul Jansons, Ayse Zengin, Barbora de Courten, Alexander J Rodriguez, Robin M Daly, Peter R Ebeling, David Scott
JOURNAL OF SPORT AND HEALTH SCIENCE | SHANGHAI UNIV SPORT | Published : 2021
BACKGROUND: Weight-loss-induced fat loss improves cardiometabolic health in individuals with overweight and obesity; however, weight loss can also result in bone loss and increased fracture risk. Weight-loss-induced bone loss may be attenuated with exercise. Our aim was to compare changes in bone mineral density (BMD) in adults with overweight and obesity who undertook diet-induced weight loss alone or in combination with exercise. METHODS: We included randomized controlled trials (RCTs) in adults with overweight or obesity (aged ≥18 years; body mass index ≥25 kg/m2) that prescribed diet-induced weight loss alone or in combination with supervised exercise, and measured any bone structural pa..View full abstract
Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) RD Wright Biomedical Career Development Fellowship
Awarded by NHMRC Investigator Grant
JM is supported by a Research Training Program Scholarship; DS is supported by an Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) RD Wright Biomedical Career Development Fellowship (GNT1123014) and an NHMRC Investigator Grant (GNT1174886).