Comparison of Handgrip and Leg Extension Strength in Predicting Slow Gait Speed in Older Adults

Maren S. Fragala, Dawn E. Alley, Michelle D. Shardell, Tamara B. Harris, Robert R. McLean, Douglas P. Kiel, Peggy M. Cawthon, Thuy-Tien L. Dam, Luigi Ferrucci, Jack M. Guralnik, Stephen B. Kritchevsky, Maria T. Vassileva, Vilmunder Gudnason, Gudny Eiriksdottir, Annemarie Koster, Anne Newman, Kristin Siggeirsdottir, Suzanne Satterfield, Stephanie A. Studenski, Anne M. Kenny

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)144-150
JournalJournal of the American Geriatrics Society
Volume64
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2016

Keywords

  • sarcopenia
  • lower extremity function
  • walking speed

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