Dynapenic Obesity and Lower Extremity Function in Elderly Adults
作者: Ming YangJiaojiao JiangQiukui HaoLi LuoBirong Dong
作者单位: 1The Center of Gerontology and Geriatrics, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
2The Center of Rehabilitation, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
刊名: Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, 2015, Vol.16 (1), pp.31-36
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.jamda.2014.06.019
关键词: Dynapeniadynapenic obesitygait speedmobility disability
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Objectives(#br)Little is known about the relationship between dynapenic obesity and physical function in older Asian populations. This study aimed to examine the relationship of dynapenic obesity and lower extremity function in Chinese elderly adults.(#br)Methods(#br)Data were from a cross-sectional study (n = 616). Based on the World Health Organization Asian Criteria of Obesity and handgrip strength tertiles, 4 independent groups were classified as follows: nondynapenia/nonobesity, dynapenia-alone, obesity-alone, and dynapenic obesity. Lower extremity function was evaluated with a 20-meter gait speed test, balance test, and self-reported mobility disability.(#br)Results(#br)Compared with the dynapenic obesity group, the adjusted odds ratios (ORs) and 95% confidential...
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