Comparative performance of current definitions of sarcopenia against the prospective incidence of falls among community-dwelling seniors age 65 and older

Osteoporos Int. 2015 Dec;26(12):2793-802. doi: 10.1007/s00198-015-3194-y. Epub 2015 Jun 12.

CONCLUSION: Among the definitions investigated, the Baumgartner definition and the Cruz-Jentoft definition had the highest validity for predicting the rate of falls.

Autor: Bischoff-Ferrari HA, Orav JE, Kanis JA, Rizzoli R, Schlögl M, Staehelin HB, Willett WC, Dawson-Hughes B.
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