Postal screening can identify frailty and predict poor outcomes in older adults: longitudinal data from INTER-FRAIL study

Mossello E, Profili F, Di Bari M, et al.
Age Ageing 2016; July 2016
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AIM Coalition announcement: Read more about this milestone in sarcopenia management

Establishment of ICD-10-CM Code for Sarcopenia
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ICFSR 2020 – video replay

International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia Research
Event: ICFSR 2020, Toulouse, France
Length: 18 hrs

The 10th International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia Research (ICFSR 2020) took place in Toulouse, France in March 2020. All presentations are now available with 18 hours of video plus slides and additional resources. read more…

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Frailty
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Frailty in the elderly develops as a consequence of age-related decline in many physiological systems. Between a quarter and half of people older than 85 years are estimated to be frail, and these people have a substantially increased risk of falls, disability, long-term care, and death.
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ICFSR April 21-23, 2021
The International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia Research
Boston, MA, USA 2021 details >

SCWD Dec 11-13, 2020
13th International SCWD Conference on Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle Wasting
Ljubljana, Slovenia 2020 details >