MUSCLE MATTERS: FINDING AND DIAGNOSING SARCOPENIA

Publish Date: July 2020
Author(s): The ANHI team

Abstract:

In 2018, the European Working Group on Sarcopenia in Older People met a second time updated their definition of sarcopenia and the clinical algorithm used to help find and diagnose cases of sarcopenia. The F-A-C-S algorithm can help healthcare providers find and diagnose sarcopenia in patients and promote early intervention with nutrition and exercise programs.

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