Menopause 2021 Jul 19. Epub 2021 Jul 19.
Applied Physiology, Aging, Nutrition and Exercise Research Group (PHYANER), Health Science Institute, Federal University of Triangulo Mineiro (UFTM), Uberaba, Minas Gerais, Brazil Department of Sport Sciences, Health Science Institute, Federal University of Triangulo Mineiro (UFTM), Uberaba, Minas Gerais, Brazil Department Health Science, Oeste Paulista University (UNOESTE), Jau, Sao Paulo, Brazil Physiotherapy Course, Department of Health Sciences, Rehabilitation and Functional Performance Program, Ribeirao Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Botucatu Medical School, Sao Paulo State University (UNESP), Botucatu, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Objective: This study aimed to verify which of the different cutoff points of low muscle mass (LMM) based on appendicular lean mass (ALM) is associated with osteoporosis in postmenopausal women (PMW).
Methods: Cross-sectional study. PMW (n = 355) were classified for the presence of osteoporosis (score <-2. Read More