Adiposity, physical activity, and muscle quality are independently related to physical function performance in middle-aged postmenopausal women

Academic Article


  • Objective: Poor physical function performance is associated with risks for disability in late life; however, determinants of physical function are not well characterized in middle-aged women. The aim of this cross-sectional study was to examine the contributions of body composition, physical activity, muscle capacity, and muscle quality to physical function performance.
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    Author List

  • Ward-Ritacco CL; Adrian AL; Johnson MA; Rogers LQ; Evans EM
  • Start Page

  • 1114
  • End Page

  • 1121
  • Volume

  • 21
  • Issue

  • 10