Disability Associated With Obesity, Dynapenia and Dynapenic-Obesity in Chinese Older Adults
作者: Ming YangXiang DingLi LuoQiukui HaoBirong Dong
作者单位: 1The Center of Gerontology and Geriatrics, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
刊名: Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, 2014, Vol.15 (2), pp.150.e11-150.e16
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.jamda.2013.10.009
关键词: Disabilityobesitydynapeniadynapenic-obesity
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)Objectives(#br)Whether the combination of obesity and low muscle strength (dynapenic-obesity) would cause greater impairment of the activities of daily living (ADL)/instrumental activities of daily living (IADL) than obesity alone and low muscle strength alone (dynapenia) remains unclear. The aim of this study was to reveal the possible independent and additive effects of dynapenia and obesity on ADL/IADL disability in an older Chinese population.(#br)Methods(#br)A cross-sectional study, including 616 community-dwelling older adults, was conducted in China from 2010 to 2012. Based on the World Health Organization Asian Criteria of Obesity and handgrip strength tertiles, 4 independent groups were identified as follows: nondynapenia/nonobesity, dynapenia alone, obesity alone,...
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