Bioimpedance analysis and physical functioning as mortality indicators among older sarcopenic people.

Affiliation

University of Helsinki, Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of General Practice, POB 20, 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland; Helsinki University Hospital, Unit of Primary Health Care, Finland. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

To assess the prognostic significance of various characteristics and measurements of sarcopenia and physical functioning on all-cause mortality among home-dwelling older people with or at-risk of sarcopenia.

Keywords

Bioimpedance analysis,Physical functioning,Sarcopenia,Survival prognosis,

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