The Prevalence of Sarcopenia in Patients with Schizophrenia


BÜLBÜL F., TAMAM L., DEMİRKOL M. E. , ÇAKMAK S., NAMLI Z., Ersahinoglu E.

PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.31, no.1, pp.60-66, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/pcp.2021.20175
  • Journal Name: PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.60-66
  • Keywords: Physical activity, prevalence, sarcopenia, schizophrenia, FUNCTIONAL EXERCISE CAPACITY, SKELETAL-MUSCLE MASS, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, BIPOLAR DISORDER, OXIDATIVE STRESS, PHYSICAL-FITNESS, HEALTHY, DIAGNOSIS, INFLAMMATION, DEFINITION

Abstract

Objective: In this study, we aimed to investigate the frequency of sarcopenia in patients with schizophrenia and the risk factors that may be associated with sarcopenia.