[Anthropometric model for the prediction of appendicular skeletal muscle mass in Chilean older adults].

@article{Lera2014AnthropometricMF,
  title={[Anthropometric model for the prediction of appendicular skeletal muscle mass in Chilean older adults].},
  author={Lydia M Lera and Cecilia B Albala and B{\'a}rbara Angel and Hugo Diego S{\'a}nchez and Yaisy Picrin and Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} Hormazabal and Andrea Quiero},
  journal={Nutricion hospitalaria},
  year={2014},
  volume={29 3},
  pages={611-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To develop a predictive model of appendicular skeletal muscle mass (ASM) based on anthropometric measurements in elderly from Santiago, Chile. METHODS 616 community dwelling, non-disabled subjects ≥ 60 years (mean 69.9 ± 5.2 years) living in Santiago, 64.6% female, participating in ALEXANDROS study. Anthropometric measurements, handgrip… CONTINUE READING