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Eur J Endocrinol 2021 May 1. Epub 2021 May 1.
E Valassi, Endocrinology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain.
Introduction: Patients with acromegaly show musculoskeletal symptoms which may persist despite disease control. Increased intramuscular fat fraction is a known cause of muscle dysfunction in several disorders.Objective: To assess the degree of fat fraction in thigh muscles of controlled acromegaly patients, and its relationship with muscle dysfunction. Read More
Eur Eat Disord Rev 2021 May 5. Epub 2021 May 5.
Department of Medicine, University College London (UCL), London, UK.
Objectives: To investigate the validity and reliability of two variants of the Sit Up Squat Stand Test (SUSS) and Hand Grip Strength (HGS) in predicting BMI and BMI risk level in hospitalised patients with Anorexia Nervosa (AN).Methods: 25 inpatients with AN were tested roughly weekly for up to 16 weeks. Muscle power was assessed by two independent researchers. Read More
Turk J Phys Med Rehabil 2021 Mar 4;67(1):99-106. Epub 2021 Mar 4.
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Eskişehir Osmangazi University, Faculty of Medicine, Eskişehir, Turkey.
Objectives: The aim of this study was to investigate the efficacy of continuous and pulsed ultrasound therapies in lateral epicondylitis.Patients And Methods: A total of 51 patients (18 males, 33 females; mean age: 46.52±6. Read More
Turk J Phys Med Rehabil 2021 Mar 4;67(1):84-90. Epub 2021 Mar 4.
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Çukurova University Faculty of Medicine, Adana, Turkey.
Objectives: This study aims to evaluate the association of serum vitamin D level with proximal muscle strength, tone, elasticity, and stiffness in elderly.Patients And Methods: Between September 2017 and January 2018, a total of 109 participants (21 males, 88 females; mean age: 71.2±4. Read More