TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.24, no.1, pp.60-70, 2021 (SCI-Expanded)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
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Chronic Pain, Sarcopenia, Quality of Life, EUROPEAN CONSENSUS, BODY-COMPOSITION, PREVALENCE, INDIVIDUALS, DEFINITION, HEALTH, OLD
Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated:
Introduction: Musculoskeletal-pain and sarcopenia are common in elderly and negatively affect living. The objectives werel-to evaluate the rate of sarcopenia and sarcopenia-related factors according to the European Working Group on Sarcopenia in Older-People-2-2019 algorithm, 2-to compare the rate of probable sarcopenia, sarcopenia parameters and quality of life according to both presence or absence of chronic musculoskeletal-pain and whether the pain is regional or generalized.