Prevalence of Sarcopenia and Associated Factors in Chinese Community-Dwelling Elderly: Comparison Between Rural and Urban Areas
作者: Langli GaoJiaojiao JiangMing YangQiukui 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 (11), pp.1003.e1-1003.e6
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.jamda.2015.07.020
关键词: Sarcopeniaolder adultsrural communityurban community
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Objectives(#br)To compare the prevalence of sarcopenia in urban and rural Chinese elderly adults and to identify the risk factors related to sarcopenia.(#br)Design(#br)A cross-sectional study.(#br)Setting(#br)Urban and rural communities in western China.(#br)Participants(#br)A total of 887 community-dwelling elderly adults aged 60 years or older.(#br)Measurement(#br)Sarcopenia was defined according to the recommended algorithm of the Asian Working Group for Sarcopenia (AWGS). Cognitive function, depression, and nutrition status were assessed using the Chinese version of the Mini-Mental Status Examination (MMSE), the Chinese version of the 30-item Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS-30), and the revised Mini Nutritional Assessment short-form (MNA-SF),...
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