Sarcopenia Is Associated With Physical and Mental Components of Health-Related Quality of Life in Older Adults.

@article{ManriqueEspinoza2017SarcopeniaIA,
  title={Sarcopenia Is Associated With Physical and Mental Components of Health-Related Quality of Life in Older Adults.},
  author={Betty Manrique-Espinoza and Aar{\'o}n Salinas-Rodr{\'i}guez and Oscar Rosas-Carrasco and Luis Miguel Guti{\'e}rrez-Robledo and Jos{\'e} Alberto Avila-Funes},
  journal={Journal of the American Medical Directors Association},
  year={2017},
  volume={18 7},
  pages={636.e1-636.e5}
}
OBJECTIVES To estimate the association between sarcopenia and the health-related quality of life (HRQoL) among community-dwelling older adults. DESIGN Cross-sectional analysis of a prospective cohort. SETTING The Rural Frailty Study, a prospective study on the prevalence of frailty in rural settings in Mexico, with baseline and follow-up measurements conducted in 2009 and 2013, respectively. PARTICIPANTS Five hundred forty-three men and women older than 70 years. MEASUREMENTS… CONTINUE READING
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