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Table 6 Prevalence of sarcopenia and sarcopenia categories according to ACR (mg/g) categories

From: Prevalence of sarcopenia in community-dwelling older adults using the updated EWGSOP2 definition according to kidney function and albuminuria

  Non-1sarcopenic (n = 1270) Sarcopenic (n = 150) p-value
ACR category No sarcopenia (n = 1114) Probable sarcopenia (n = 156) Confirmed sarcopenia (n = 65) Severe sarcopenia (n = 85)
< 30 (n = 1037) 941 (90.7%) 96 (9.3%) 0.008
842 (81.2%) 99 (9.5%) 46 (4.4%) 50 (4.8%)  
30–300 (n = 288) 250 (86.8%) 38 (13.2%) 0.104
211 (73.3%) 39 (13.5%) 14 (4.9%) 24 (8.3%)  
> 300 (n = 95) 79 (83.2%) 16 (16.8%) 0.039
61 (64.2%) 18 (18.9%) 5 (5.3%) 11 (11.6%)  
  1. ACR Albumin-to-creatinine ratio