InBody Scholar

InBody continues to work closely with academic researchers on a global scale to develop more in-depth clinical applications of body composition. With our long history in the industry, we provide more than 6,000 research publications. Research title with ★ indicates InBody recommended paper.

Printable list of studies

High risk of malnutrition is associated with low muscle mass in older hospitalized patients-a prospective cohort study

Physical medicine and Rehabilitation
Vincent D. Pierik et al.
Used Parameters : FFM, SMM, SMI

Publication Year : 2017

Country : Netherlands

Journal : BMC Geriatrics

Malnutrition, low muscle strength and muscle mass are highly prevalent in older hospitalized patients and associated with adverse outcomes. Malnutrition may be a risk factor for developing low muscle mass. We aimed to investigate the association between the risk of malnutrition and 1) muscle strength and muscle mass at admission and 2) the change of muscle strength and muscle mass during hospitalization in older patients. The EMPOWER study included 378 patients aged seventy years or older who were acutely or electively …
Full text