Limited utility of adipokine levels in the diagnosis of malnutrition in the elderly


AKIN S. , Tufan F., Bulut L., Genc S., Bahat G., Saka B., ...Daha Fazla

AGING CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH, cilt.26, ss.229-234, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 26 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s40520-013-0158-y
  • Dergi Adı: AGING CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.229-234

Özet

Background and aims Adipokine levels may have a role in the diagnostic and prognostic evaluation of malnutrition. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the correlation between malnutrition score and leptin, other biological markers, and body mass index (BMI) in the diagnosis of malnutrition in the elderly.