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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 231312, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/231312
Review Article

Methods, Diagnostic Criteria, Cutoff Points, and Prevalence of Sarcopenia among Older People

1Nursing School, Federal University of Goiás, 227 Street, Block 68, s/n, Setor Leste Universitário, 74605-080 Goiânia, GO, Brazil
2School of Medicine, Federal University of Goiás, Postgraduate Program in Health Sciences, 235 Street s/n, Setor Leste Universitário, 74605-020 Goiânia, GO, Brazil

Received 10 September 2014; Accepted 11 November 2014; Published 17 December 2014

Academic Editor: Cristiano Capurso

Copyright © 2014 Valéria Pagotto and Erika Aparecida Silveira. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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