Association between body mass index and activities of daily living in homecare patients

@inproceedings{Ozturk2017AssociationBB,
  title={Association between body mass index and activities of daily living in homecare patients},
  author={Guzin Zeren Ozturk and Memet Taşkın Eğici and Mulazim Hussain Bukhari and Dilek Toprak},
  booktitle={Pakistan journal of medical sciences},
  year={2017}
}
Objective Overweight or obesity may cause many chronic illnesses. Furthermore, several studies have shown that high body mass index is associated with mortality and morbidity among the elderly. Therefore, obesity or being overweight could adversely affect the performance of activities of daily living. In this study our aim was to investigate the association… CONTINUE READING