The Relationship of Sleep Duration with Obesity and Sarcopenia in Community-Dwelling Older Adults.

@article{Chien2015TheRO,
  title={The Relationship of Sleep Duration with Obesity and Sarcopenia in Community-Dwelling Older Adults.},
  author={M. Y. Chien and Liying Wang and Hsi-Chung Chen},
  journal={Gerontology},
  year={2015},
  volume={61 5},
  pages={399-406}
}
BACKGROUND Numerous studies have reported the relationship between sleep duration and obesity in elderly adults; however, little is known about the relationship of sleep duration and sarcopenia. OBJECTIVE We examined the relationship of sleep duration with obesity and sarcopenia in community-dwelling older adults. METHODS A total of 488 community-dwelling adults (224 men and 264 women) aged ≥65 years were included in the analysis. Self-reported sleep duration and anthropometric data were… CONTINUE READING
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