Low skeletal muscle mass index is associated with function and nutritional status in residents in a Turkish nursing home

Tufan A. , Bahat G., Ozkaya H., Tascioglu D., Tufan F., Saka B., ...Daha Fazla

AGING MALE, cilt.19, sa.3, ss.182-186, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 19 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1080/13685538.2016.1188069
  • Dergi Adı: AGING MALE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.182-186


Introduction: To determine the prevalence of low muscle mass (LMM) and the relationship between LMM with functional and nutritional status as defined using the LMM evaluation method of European Working Group on Sarcopenia in Older People (EWGSOP) criteria among male residents in a nursing home.