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Association between sarcopenia and levels of growth hormone and insulin-like growth factor-1 in the elderly

Physical medicine and Rehabilitation
Bian et al.
Used Parameters : ASM, PBF, ASMI

Publication Year : 2020

Country : China

Journal : BMC Muscoskeletal disorders

Age-related sarcopenia is a serious global health issue in elderly individuals and for the community as it induces disability and significant economic burden. The purpose of the study is to understand the factors associated with sarcopenia and the role of growth hormone (GH) and insulin-like growth factor (IGF-1) in the occurrence of sarcopenia. Elderly patients (n= 3276) were included in this cross-sectional study. Survey and measurement of body composition (bioelectrical impedance), grip strength, and step speed were performed …
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