Sarcopenia: revised European consensus on definition and diagnosis

Alfonso J. Cruz-Jentoft*, Gulistan Bahat, Juergen Bauer, Yves Boirie, Olivier Bruyere, Tommy Cederholm, Cyrus Cooper, Francesco Landi, Yves Rolland, Avan Aihie Sayer, Stephane M. Schneider, Cornel C. Sieber, Eva Topinkova, Maurits Vandewoude, Marjolein Visser, Mauro Zamboni, Writing Group European Working Group, Extended Group EWGSOP2, Jos Schols

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)16-31
Number of pages16
JournalAge and Ageing
Volume48
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2019

Keywords

  • sarcopenia
  • muscle strength
  • physical performance
  • muscle assessment
  • EWGSOP2
  • older people
  • SKELETAL-MUSCLE MASS
  • BIOELECTRICAL-IMPEDANCE ANALYSIS
  • OF-LIFE QUESTIONNAIRE
  • LOWER-EXTREMITY FUNCTION
  • ADIPOSE-TISSUE VOLUMES
  • DWELLING OLDER-PEOPLE
  • ALL-CAUSE MORTALITY
  • COMPUTED-TOMOGRAPHY
  • GRIP STRENGTH
  • GAIT SPEED

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