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Obesity, sarcopenia, sarcopenic obesity and reduced mobility in Brazilian older people aged 80 years and over
(Inst Israelita Ensino & Pesquisa Albert Einstein, 2017-10-01)
Objective: To analyze which abnormalities in body composition (obesity, sarcopenia or sarcopenic obesity) are related to reduced mobility in older people aged 80 years and older. Methods: The sample included 116 subjects ...
Laryngeal mobility and dysphagia
The authors studied the utility of the physical test of laryngeal movement in swallowing disorders of the oropharyngeal region. Measurement and palpation of the larynx during deglutition were performed in the neck of 14 ...
Analysis of relationship of high fat mass and low muscle mass with lipid profile in Brazilians aged 80 years or over
Aim To analyze the lipid profile of older people aged ≥80 years according to body composition (high fat mass, low muscle mass and both). Material and method: The sample consisted of 113 older people aged ≥80 years. The ...