Na Franca, com dados do Estudo Epidemiologico de Osteoporose (EPIDOS
), de coorte prospectivo realizado com 1.308 mulheres idosas de cinco cidades francesas, os resultados demonstraram que aquelas que eram obesas sarcopenicas tiveram maiores chances de apresentar dificuldades para subir (OR = 2,45) e descer escadas (OR= 3,41) e para levantar de uma cadeira (OR= 2,89), quando comparadas as idosas apenas sarcopenica.
Cristini et al., "Difficulties with physical function associated with obesity, sarcopenia, and sarcopenic-obesity in community-dwelling elderly women: the EPIDOS
(EPIDemiologie de l'OSteoporose) Study," The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, vol.
Serum type I collagen breakdown product (serum CTX) predicts hip fracture risk in elderly women: the EPIDOS
[19.] Dargent-Molina P, Douchin MN, Cormier C, Meunier PJ, Breart G; EPIDOS
Instrumental activities of daily living as a potential marker of frailty: A study of 7364 community-dwelling elderly women (the EPIDOS
study showed that an increase in urinary CTX was associated to an increase in the risk of hip fractures in post-menopausal women [OR=2.2 (CI 95% 1.3-3.6)] (4).
(10) Garnero's group repeated these analyses in the Epidemiology of Osteoporosis (EPIDOS
, things were introduced that we didn't even discuss or know of at the September meeting."
A joint European Commission - European Patent Office (EPO) "PATINNOVA / EPIDOS
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Ultrasonographic heel measurements to predict hip fracture in elderly women: The EPIDOS
Separate and combined value of bone mass and gait speed measurements in screening for hip fracture risk: results from the EPIDOS
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