The jury’s still out on the value of the term osteosarcopenia – a combination of low bone mineral density (osteopenia and osteoporosis) and low muscle mass and function (sarcopenia). While it helps draw attention to the often-neglected condition sarcopenia, there is little evidence that the combined entity has any greater utility in predicting falls and ...
Osteosarcopenia: big word, little value?
By Mardi Chapman
8 Aug 2018