One Week of Hospitalization Following Elective Hip Surgery Induces Substantial Muscle Atrophy in Older Patients

Imre W. K. Kouw, Bart B. L. Groen, Joey S. J. Smeets, Irene Fleur Kramer, Janneau M. X. van Kranenburg, Rachel Nilwik, Jan A. P. Geurts, Rene H. M. ten Broeke, Martijn Poeze, Luc J. C. van Loon, Lex B. Verdijk*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)35-42
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of the American Medical Directors Association
Volume20
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2019

Keywords

  • Muscle disuse
  • muscle atrophy
  • hospitalization
  • sarcopenia
  • total hip arthroplasty
  • SKELETAL-MUSCLE
  • BED REST
  • DISUSE ATROPHY
  • PROTEIN-SYNTHESIS
  • ANABOLIC RESISTANCE
  • BODY-COMPOSITION
  • FIBER TYPE
  • MASS
  • STRENGTH
  • ADULTS

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