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[Levels of skeletal muscle mass and handgrip strength in adults from 10 regions of China]

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Objective: To describe the regional and population-related differences in skeletal muscle mass and handgrip strength across the 10 regions of China. Methods: 24 533 participants aged 38-88 years from the second resurvey of China Kadoorie Biobank were included in our analyses. Appendicular and trunk skeletal muscle mass were assessed using the bioelectrical impedance analysis (TANITA). Handgrip strength was measured using Jamar hand-held dynamometer. Low muscle mass and low muscle strength wer...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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Grant:
2016YFC0900500, 2016YFC0900501, 2016YFC0900504
Publisher:
Chinese Journal of Epidemiology Publisher's website
Journal:
Chinese Journal of Epidemiology Journal website
Issue:
4
Publication date:
2019-04-10
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ISSN:
0254-6450
Pubs id:
pubs:995530
URN:
uri:dfd1b80e-ff40-4cae-8015-ded608e4aaea
UUID:
uuid:dfd1b80e-ff40-4cae-8015-ded608e4aaea
Local pid:
pubs:995530

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