When a reference value makes all the difference

  • Wolfram Doehner
  • Published 2012 in Journal of cachexia, sarcopenia and muscle


Dear Editor, I read with great interest the article by Webber and Barr on the ageand gender-dependent values of skeletal muscle mass in healthy children and adolescents [1]. The authors open a field of scientific dispute that is often underrepresented if not totally neglected. The validity of any method of measurement depends not only on the appropriate… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s13539-012-0076-4


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