Cachexia and aging: an update based on the Fourth International Cachexia Meeting.

Conference Paper

This manuscript highlights the new developments in the pathophysiology of anorexia, cachexia and sarcopenia, based on presentations given at the Fourth International Cachexia Meeting. It stresses the importance of these conditions in older persons.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Morley, JE; Anker, SD; Evans, WJ

Published Date

  • January 2009

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 13 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 47 - 55

PubMed ID

  • 19151908

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1760-4788

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1279-7707

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s12603-009-0009-x