, Volume 16, Issue 4, pp 429–439 | Cite as

Sarcopenia: From definition to treatment

  • Yannis Dionyssiotis
  • Athina Kapsokoulou
  • Eleni Samlidi
  • Antonios G. Angoules
  • Jannis Papathanasiou
  • Efstathios Chronopoulos
  • Ifigenia Kostoglou-Athanassiou
  • Georgios Trovas

Key words

DXA Drugs Nutrition Physical activity Rehabilitation Sarcopenia 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yannis Dionyssiotis
    • 1
  • Athina Kapsokoulou
    • 2
  • Eleni Samlidi
    • 3
  • Antonios G. Angoules
    • 4
  • Jannis Papathanasiou
    • 5
  • Efstathios Chronopoulos
    • 6
  • Ifigenia Kostoglou-Athanassiou
    • 7
  • Georgios Trovas
    • 8
  1. 1.Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation DepartmentEuropean Interbalkan Medical CenterThessalonikiGreece
  2. 2.Medical School of PatrasRio, PatrasGreece
  3. 3.Medical School of ThessalyLarissaGreece
  4. 4.Department of Medical LaboratoriesTechnological Educational Institute of AthensAthensGreece
  5. 5.Department of Kinesitherapy, Faculty of Public HealthMedical University of SofiaSofiaBulgaria
  6. 6.2nd Orthopaedic DepartmentAthens University; Konstantopoulio General HospitalAthensGreece
  7. 7.Endocrinology DepartmentGeneral Hospital Asklepieio VoulasVoulaGreece
  8. 8.Laboratory for Research of the Musculoskeletal SystemUniversity of AthensKifissiaGreece

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