Medical analysis: Bone deformity, mineral loss & joint pain due to hard floor praying
|(1)||Division of Rheumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey|
|(2)||Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey|
|(3)||Vatan cad., Devrim sit., B/blok No:29/4, Selcuklu, 42040 Konya, Turkey|
Received: 10 March 2007 Accepted: 24 September 2007 Published online: 10 October 2007
Keywords Prayer - Osteoarthritis - OsteoporosisPerhaps tatami mats or a sandy beach in the shade of a coconut palm might be more healthy.