EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NUTRITION, vol.68, no.6, pp.690-694, 2014 (SCI-Expanded)
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EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NUTRITION
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: Sarcopenia and sarcopenic obesity (SO) are geriatric syndromes leading to physical disability, poor quality of life and death. The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of sarcopenia and SO in nursing homes in Turkey and to define local disparities for diagnosing sarcopenia and SO.