Pitfalls in the measurement of muscle mass: a need for a reference standard

Buckinx, F., Landi, F., Cesari, M. et al. (28 more authors) (2018) Pitfalls in the measurement of muscle mass: a need for a reference standard. Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle, 9 (2). pp. 269-278. ISSN 2190-5991



  • Buckinx, F.
  • Landi, F.
  • Cesari, M.
  • Fielding, R.A.
  • Visser, M.
  • Engelke, K.
  • Maggi, S.
  • Dennison, E.
  • Al-Daghri, N.M.
  • Allepaerts, S.
  • Bauer, J.
  • Bautmans, I.
  • Brandi, M.L.
  • Bruyere, O.
  • Cederholm, T.
  • Cerreta, F.
  • Cherubini, A.
  • Cooper, C.
  • Cruz-Jentoft, A.
  • McCloskey, E. ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0177-8140
  • Dawson-Hughes, B.
  • Kaufman, J.-M.
  • Laslop, A.
  • Petermans, J.
  • Reginster, J.-Y.
  • Rizzoli, R.
  • Robinson, S.
  • Rolland, Y.
  • Rueda, R.
  • Vellas, B.
  • Kanis, J.A.
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2018 The Authors. Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd on behalf of the Society on Sarcopenia, Cachexia and Wasting Disorders This is an open access article under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution‐NonCommercial License, which permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited and is not used for commercial purposes. (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/)
Keywords: Lean mass; Muscle mass; Lean body mass; Reference standard
  • Accepted: 12 October 2017
  • Published (online): 19 January 2018
  • Published: April 2018
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Sheffield Teaching Hospitals
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 17 May 2018 12:47
Last Modified: 17 May 2018 13:12
Published Version: https://doi.org/10.1002/jcsm.12268
Status: Published
Publisher: Wiley Open Access
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1002/jcsm.12268
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