Muscle function-dependent sarcopenia and cut-off values of possible predictors in community-dwelling Turkish elderly: calf circumference, midarm muscle circumference and walking speed


AKIN S., MUCUK S., ÖZTÜRK A., MAZICIOĞLU M. M. , Gocer Ş. , Arguvanli S., ...More

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NUTRITION, vol.69, no.10, pp.1087-1090, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 69 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1038/ejcn.2015.42
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NUTRITION
  • Page Numbers: pp.1087-1090

Abstract

BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of muscle strength-based sarcopenia and to determine possible predictors.