Impacts of combined osteopenia/osteoporosis and sarcopenia on balance and quality of life in older adults


BÜYÜKAVCI R. , AKTÜRK S. , EVREN B. , ERSOY Y.

NORTHERN CLINICS OF ISTANBUL, cilt.7, ss.585-590, 2020 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 7 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.14744/nci.2020.28003
  • Dergi Adı: NORTHERN CLINICS OF ISTANBUL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.585-590

Özet

OBJECTIVE: Combined osteopenia/osteoporosis and sarcopenia is a major public health problem for old adults. In this study, we aimed to evaluate the impacts of combined osteopenia/osteoporosis with sarcopenia on balance and quality of life in patients older than 65 years.