Cut-off points to identify sarcopenia according to European Working Group on Sarcopenia in Older People (EWGSOP) definition


Bahat G., Tufan A., Tufan F. , Kilic C., Akpinar T. S. , Kose M., ...Daha Fazla

CLINICAL NUTRITION, cilt.35, ss.1557-1563, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 35 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.clnu.2016.02.002
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL NUTRITION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1557-1563

Özet

Background: The reported prevalence of sarcopenia ranges widely depending on its definition criterion. European Working Group on Sarcopenia in Older People (EWGSOP) developed a practical clinical definition and consensus diagnostic criteria. This definition recommends using normative data of the study population rather than other reference populations.