The effect of water polo training on bone mineral content

Mayumi Imamura, Yutaka Miyanaga, Toru Fukubayashi, Noboru Mesaki, Jinju Nishino, Toshitaka Nakamura

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An investigation was conducted to clarify both the effect of water polo training on bone mass and the effect of training-induced menstrual disorders on bone. The subjects were 12 female college water polo players and 7 age-matched sedentary college women as a control group.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)200-205
Number of pages6
JournalJapanese Journal of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1992
Externally publishedYes


  • Bone mineral content
  • Menstrual disorders
  • Water polo

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation


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