TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.21, no.2, pp.215-224, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
Muscular atrophy, Sarcopenia, Ultrasonography, KNEE EXTENSION STRENGTH, OLDER-ADULTS, JAPANESE MEN, GAIT-SPEED, SARCOPENIA, PERFORMANCE, HANDGRIP, WOMEN, DIAGNOSIS, MASS
Introduction: Muscle loss is associated with increased frailty in the geriatric population. In this study, we aimed to explore the association of ultrasonographic measurements of extremity muscle thickness with functional capacity, balance and falls.