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The prevalence of sarcopenia and related factors in a community-dwelling elders Thai population

Khongsri N, Tongsuntud S, Limampai P, Kuptniratsaikul V

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2016 Jun;2(2):110-115.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2016.05.001
BACKGROUND: Sarcopenia is one of common problems among elderly worldwide. OBJECTIVE: To determine the prevalence of sarcopenia and related factors in community-dwelling elders Thai population. METHODS: This cross-sectional study was performed in...
The effects of sarcopenia and obesity on femur neck bone mineral density in elderly Korean men and women

Hong S, Choi WH

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2016 Jun;2(2):103-109.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2016.04.002
OBJECTIVE: We aimed to clarify the relationship between fat, muscle, and bone in elderly men and women. METHODS: We analyzed 1373 men and 1803 women who were older than 65 years...
Muscle mass is a strong correlation factor of total hip BMD among Korean premenopausal women

Lee JE, Lee SR, Song HK

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2016 Jun;2(2):99-102.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2016.04.001
OBJECTIVES: This study was to investigate mean Z-score of BMD of Korean premenopausal women and also to investigate the relationship between BMD and body composition, such as skeletal muscle (SM)...
Nutritional status of calcium and other bone-related nutrients in Japanese type 2 diabetes patients

Tomastu E, Ninomiya E, Ando M, Hiratsuka , Yoshino Y, Sekiguchi-Ueda S, Shibata M, Ito A, Uenishi K, Suzuki A

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2016 Jun;2(2):94-98.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2016.03.002
OBJECTIVE: Traditional Japanese food appears to be healthy but contains a small amount of milk products. Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) patients commonly reduce their energy intake to control their blood...
Effect of multivitamin on serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D level in postmenopausal women: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

Khrutmuang D, Panyakhamlerd K, Chatkittisilpa S, Jaisamrarn U, Taechakraichana N

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2016 Jun;2(2):89-93.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2016.04.003
OBJECTIVE: To determine the effects of multivitamin vitamin D 300 or 600 units on serum 25 hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) level after 4 weeks of supplementation in postmenopausal women with vitamin...
Osteoporosis knowledge assessment and osteoporosis education recommendations in the health professions

Nguyen VH

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2016 Jun;2(2):82-88.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2016.03.001
A previous systematic review on osteoporosis knowledge published showed that only several studies investigated osteoporosis knowledge in health professionals, and it found that their knowledge was not as adequate and...
Review on the comparison of effectiveness between denosumab and bisphosphonates in post-menopausal osteoporosis

Benjamin B, Benjamin M, Swe M, Sugathan S

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2016 Jun;2(2):77-81.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2016.03.003
OBJECTIVE: Osteoporosis is a rapidly rising cause of concern for elderly patients. Various classes of drugs are available in the market. Bisphosphonates are considered as a first-line therapy for the...
Bidirectional ephrin signaling in bone

Rundle CH, Xing W, Lau KH, Mohan S

  • Osteoporos Sarcopenia.
  • 2016 Jun;2(2):65-76.
  • doi: 10.1016/j.afos.2016.05.002
The interaction between ephrin ligands (efn) and their receptors (Eph) is capable of inducing forward signaling, from ligand to receptor, as well as reverse signaling, from receptor to ligand. The...

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