Sarcopenia and Geriatric Medical Patients: Screening of risk, protein supplementation combined with resistance training, and measurement of body composition

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Sarcopenia and Geriatric Medical Patients : Screening of risk, protein supplementation combined with resistance training, and measurement of body composition. / Bang-Petersen, Josephine Gade.

Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, 2019.

Research output: Book/ReportPh.D. thesisResearch

Harvard

Bang-Petersen, JG 2019, Sarcopenia and Geriatric Medical Patients: Screening of risk, protein supplementation combined with resistance training, and measurement of body composition. Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen.

APA

Bang-Petersen, J. G. (2019). Sarcopenia and Geriatric Medical Patients: Screening of risk, protein supplementation combined with resistance training, and measurement of body composition. Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen.

Vancouver

Bang-Petersen JG. Sarcopenia and Geriatric Medical Patients: Screening of risk, protein supplementation combined with resistance training, and measurement of body composition. Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, 2019.

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Bang-Petersen, Josephine Gade. / Sarcopenia and Geriatric Medical Patients : Screening of risk, protein supplementation combined with resistance training, and measurement of body composition. Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, 2019.

Bibtex

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RIS

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