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Estimation of sarcopenia prevalence using various assessment tools

Physical medicine and Rehabilitation
C.Beaudart et al.
Used Parameters : BFM

Publication Year : 2014

Country : Belgium

Journal : Experimental Gerontology

Background Sarcopenia is defined as a progressive and generalized loss of muscle mass with either a loss of muscle strength or a loss of physical performance but there is no recommendation regarding the diagnostic tools that have to be used. In this study, we compared the prevalence of sarcopenia assessed using different diagnostic tools. Methods To measure muscle mass, muscle strength and physical performance, we used for each outcome two different diagnostic tools. For muscle mass, we used Dual Energy X-Ray …
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