Although prolongation of life is a significant public health aim, at the same time the extended life should involve preservation of the capacity to live independently. Consequently, the identification of cost-effectiveness interventions to prevent frailty is one of the most important public health challenges. In the present review, we present the available evidence regarding the impact of physical exercise on the components of frailty syndrome and, in particular, as a remedy for sarcopenia.
|Numero di pagine||7|
|Rivista||Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Pubblicato - 2014|