The role of calcium supplementation in healthy musculoskeletal ageing

N. C. Harvey, E. Biver, J.-M. Kaufman, J. Bauer, J. Branco, M. L. Brandi, O. Bruyère, V. Coxam, A. Cruz-Jentoft, E. Czerwinski, H. Dimai, P. Fardellone, F. Landi, J.-Y. Reginster, B. Dawson-Hughes, J. A. Kanis, R. Rizzoli, C. Cooper

January 25 2017

N. C. Harvey1,2 & E. Biver3 & J.-M. Kaufman4 & J. Bauer5 & J. Branco6 & M. L. Brandi7 & O. Bruyère8 & V. Coxam9,10 & A. Cruz-Jentoft11 & E. Czerwinski12 & H. Dimai 13 & P. Fardellone14 & F. Landi15 & J.-Y. Reginster16 & B. Dawson-Hughes17 & J. A. Kanis18,19 & R. Rizzoli3 & C. Cooper1,2,20

1 MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton,
Southampton, UK
2 NIHR Southampton Biomedical Research Centre, University of
Southampton and University Hospital Southampton NHS
Foundation Trust, Southampton, UK
3 Service of Bone Diseases, University Hospitals Geneva,
Geneva, Switzerland
4 Department of Internal Medicine, section Endocrinology, Ghent
University, Ghent, Belgium
5 Department of Geriatric Medicine, Klinikum, Carl von Ossietzky
University, Ammerländer Heerstrasse 114-118,
26129 Oldenburg, Germany
6 CEDOC - NOVA Medical School, UNL and Rheumatology
Department, CHLO/Hospital Egas Moniz, Lisbon, Portugal
7 Head, Bone andMineralMetabolic Unit, Department of Surgery and
Translational Medicine, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
8 Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Health Economics,
University of Liège, Liège, Belgium
9 INRA, UMR 1019, UNH, CRNH Auvergne,
F-63000 Clermont-Ferrand, France
10 Clermont Université, Université d’Auvergne, Unité de Nutrition
Humaine, BP 10448, F-63000 Clermont-Ferrand, France
11 Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal, Instituto Ramón y Cajal de
Investigación Sanitaria (Irycis), Madrid, Spain
12 Department of Bone and Joint Diseases, Faculty of Health Sciences,
Krakow Medical Centre, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
13 Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and
Diabetology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
14 CHU Amiens, Université Picardie - Jules Verne, INSERM U 1088,
Amiens, France
15 Geriatric Department, Catholic University of Sacred Heart,
Milan, Italy
16 Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Health Economics,
University of Liège, Liège, Belgium
17 Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at
Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
18 Centre for Metabolic Bone Diseases, University of Sheffield,
Sheffield, UK
19 Institute for Health and Ageing, Catholic University of Australia,
Melbourne, Australia
20 Oxford NIHR Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Nuffield
Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal
Sciences, The Botnar Research Centre, University of Oxford,
Oxford, UK


Aging clinical and experimental research offers a multidisciplinary forum on the progressing field of gerontology and geriatrics. The areas covered by the journal include: biogerontology, neurosciences, epidemiology, clinical gerontology and geriatric assessment, social, economical and behavioral gerontology. “Aging clinical and experimental research” appears bimonthly and publishes review articles, original papers and case reports.

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