Stroke-related sarcopenia: specific characteristics.


Sarcopenia is characterized by muscle wasting and is primarily a disease of the elderly. A stroke-specific sarcopenia has been described recently. Stroke-related sarcopenia has a number of features that distinguish it from the age-related sarcopenia. The disability from stroke depends on the brain lesion leading to impairment of the efferent neuronal… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jamda.2014.12.007


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