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Screening Tests for Sarcopenia in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

Physical medicine and Rehabilitation
Jiang et al.
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Used Parameters : ECW/TBW, ASMI, PBF

Publication Year : 2020

Country : UK

Journal : Nutrition in Clinical Practice

Background Patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are at increased risk of muscle wasting. Screening tools for sarcopenia, including the Sarc‐F questionnaire are now advocated for clinical practice. We wished to compare using the Sarc‐F tool with standard measurements of hand grip (HGS) strength and appendicular muscle mass index (APMI). Methods We retrospectively reviewed Sarc‐F questionnaires completed by patients with CKD, along with contemporaneous measurements of HGS and bioimpedance measured …
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