This section covers activities of daily living, frailty, fractures, falls, exercise, posture, gait, hip complications, complications with general bodily functions, e.g. gastroenterological, urological.
The impact of disease-related immobilization on thigh muscle mass and strength in older hospitalized patients
We assessed the quantitative changes in muscle mass and strength during 2 weeks of hospitalization in immobile and mobile acutely ill hospitalized older adults.
Citation: BMC Geriatrics 2020 20:500