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Increased Intramuscular Adipose Tissue is Related to Increased Capillarization in Older Adults

Background: High levels of intramuscular adipose tissue and low levels of capillarization are both predicative of low muscle and mobility function in older adults, however little is known about their relationship. Objectives: The purpose of this study was to examine… Continue Reading →

Older adults’ perspective towards participation in a multicomponent frailty prevention program: a qualitative study

Objectives: This study aimed to explore pre-frail and frail older Chinese people’s perspectives on a multi-component, group-based frailty prevention program in Hong Kong, along with their views regarding factors determining participation and sustainability of such program. Design: Seven focus groups… Continue Reading →

Vastus lateralis motor unit recruitment thresholds are compressed towards lower forces in older men

Abstract: Background: Aging results in adaptations which may affect the control of motor units. Objective: We sought to determine if younger and older men recruit motor units at similar force levels. Design: Cross-sectional, between-subjects design. Setting: Controlled laboratory setting. Participants:… Continue Reading →

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