Association between inflammatory components and physical function in the health, aging, and body composition study: a principal component analysis approach.


BACKGROUND In older adults, studies demonstrate an inverse relationship between physical function and individual inflammatory biomarkers. Given that the inflammatory response is a complex system, a combination of biomarkers may increase the strength and consistency of these associations. This study uses principal component analysis to identify inflammatory… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/gerona/glp005


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