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An explanatory mechanism for the different decline in limb strength in older women
(Elsevier B.V., 2009-11-01)
The aim of the study was to compare the physical activity level and intensity of the upper and lower limbs in Brazilian women who are usually active, functionally independent, and living in a medium size city. Seventy-two ...
Age of natural menopause among women in Lima City, Peru
The present study has been designed to determine the median age at menopause in women resident in Lima, the capital of the Republic of Peru, an urban place located at sea level, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in South ...
Multimorbidity in a cohort of middle-aged women: Risk factors and disease clustering
Objective: We aimed to evaluate which risk factors in middle-aged women are associated with higher risk of multimorbidity in older age. Study design: We conducted a prospective cohort study from 1990 to 1993 in Santiago ...
Midlife and Older Women: Family Life, Work and Health in Jamaica
Originally carried out for her PhD dissertation, this important piece of research by Joan Rawlins is based on the complex lives of midlife and older women from the working-class community of August Town and the middle-class ...
Metabolic syndrome in middle-aged and older women: A cross-sectional study
(SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD, 2022)
Impact of age on reproductive outcome in women with recurrent spontaneous abortions and infertility of immune etiology
The objective of this paper is to determine whether age has any impact on conception rate, pregnancy outcome, or autoimmune status in women with recurrent spontaneous abortions (RSA) and infertility of immune etiology. One ...
Risk factors of long-term mortality in middle-aged women: a 27-year follow-up cohort
(Taylor and Francis Ltd, 2018)
© 2018, © 2018 International Menopause Society. Objective: This study aimed to evaluate the impact of different risk factors on long-term mortality in middle-aged women. Methods: Women who received preventive health care ...