A research paper by the Frailty Prevention Research Team led by Professor Katsuya Iijima has been published in the Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle.
Comparison of physical functions including sarcopenia (age-related muscle weakness) between Japanese athletes from the Tokyo Olympics (1964) and independent elderly people living in Kashiwa City, Chiba Prefecture. “
Tanaka T, Kawahara T, Aono, H, Yamada, S, Ishizuka S, Takahashi K, Iijima K.
「A comparison of sarcopenia prevalence between former Tokyo 1964 Olympic athletes and general community-dwelling older adults.」
The Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle. 2021 (in press)