The relationships among the skeletal muscle mass index, cardiorespiratory fitness and the prevalence of coronary artery disease in the elderly population
Archives of Gerontology & Geriatrics
Fecha de publicación: 16 May 2020
Autores: Wuyang He, Nanxin Peng, Qingwei Chen, Tingting Xiang, Peng Wang, Jun Pang
Background: Few studies have investigated the association between cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) impairment and coronary artery disease (CAD) and the mediating mechanism. Therefore, we investigated the impact of skeletal muscle mass (SMM) on the relationship between CRF and coronary artery disease (CAD) in elderly people.