Role of Ultrasonography in Estimating Muscle Mass in Sarcopenic Obesity


DENİZ O. , Cruz-Jentoft A., ŞENGÜL AYÇİÇEK G. , ÜNSAL P. , EŞME M. , Ucar Y., ...More

JOURNAL OF PARENTERAL AND ENTERAL NUTRITION, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

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  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jpen.1830
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PARENTERAL AND ENTERAL NUTRITION

Abstract

Background Sarcopenic obesity (SO) is the coexistence of sarcopenia and obesity in an individual. The present study is designed to define the usefulness of skeletal muscle ultrasonography (US) in the definition of SO.