Sarcopenic Obesity, Functional Outcomes, and Systemic Inflammation in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Pavol Joppa, Ruzena Tkacova, Frits M. E. Franssen, Corrine Hanson, Stephen I. Rennard, Edwin K. Silverman, Merry-Lynn N. McDonald, Peter M. A. Calverley, Ruth Tal-Singer, Martijn A. Spruit, Klaus Kenn, Emiel F. M. Wouters, Erica P. A. Rutten

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)712-718
JournalJournal of the American Medical Directors Association
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2016


  • Body composition
  • sarcopenic obesity
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • 6-minute walking distance
  • fibrinogen
  • systemic inflammation

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