TITLE

Sarcopenia: what is it (and is not) and how to deal with it

AUTHOR(S)
Williams, Alexandra
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Journal on Active Aging;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Sarcopenia which is considered as significant health issue in the olderadult population as people advance in years and discusses how interventions can help mitigate losses associated with this condition. It offers definition of sarcopenia, discusses its determining causes, pressing challenges associated it, several stages of its developments and their treatments. INSET: Resources.
ACCESSION #
70712911

Tags: SARCOPENIA;  POPULATION aging;  DEFINITIONS;  CAUSATION;  SARCOPENIA -- Treatment

 

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