Associations of obesity, subjectively evaluated probable sarcopenia and their combinations with mortality in nursing home residents

Çatıkkaş N. M., Bahat-Öztürk G., İlhan B., Tufan Çinçin A., Öztürk S., Doğan H., ...More

2021 ESPEN Virtual, 9 - 14 September 2021, vol.46, pp.699-700

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Summary Text
  • Volume: 46
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clnesp.2021.09.442
  • Page Numbers: pp.699-700
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Rationale: There are studies on associations of obesity and mortality in nursing home (NH) residents, but the presence of concomitant sarcopenia has been examined in none of them. In this study, we aimed to examine associations of obesity alone, probable sarcopenia alone, and their combination (sarcopenic obesity, SO) with mortality in NH residents