Does the Amount of Fat Mass Predict Age-Related Loss of Lean Mass, Muscle Strength, and Muscle Quality in Older Adults?

Annemarie Koster, Jingzhong Ding, Sari Stenholm, Paolo Caserotti, Denise K. Houston, Barbara J Nicklas, Tongjian You, Jung Sun Lee, Marjolein Visser, Anne B Newman, Ann V. Schwartz, Jane A. Cauley, Frances A. Tylavsky, Bret H. Goodpaster, Stephen B Kritchevsky, Tamara B. Harris

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)888-895
JournalJournals of Gerontology Series A-Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences
Volume66
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2011

Keywords

  • Adipose tissue
  • Muscle mass
  • Muscle strength
  • Obesity
  • Aging

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Koster, A., Ding, J., Stenholm, S., Caserotti, P., Houston, D. K., Nicklas, B. J., You, T., Lee, J. S., Visser, M., Newman, A. B., Schwartz, A. V., Cauley, J. A., Tylavsky, F. A., Goodpaster, B. H., Kritchevsky, S. B., & Harris, T. B. (2011). Does the Amount of Fat Mass Predict Age-Related Loss of Lean Mass, Muscle Strength, and Muscle Quality in Older Adults? Journals of Gerontology Series A-Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 66(8), 888-895. https://doi.org/10.1093/gerona/glr070