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    • Changes in muscle power after usual care or early structured exercise intervention in acutely hospitalized older adults 

      López Sáez de Asteasu, Mikel Upna; Martínez Velilla, Nicolás; Zambom Ferraresi, Fabrício Upna; Ramírez Vélez, Robinson Upna; García Hermoso, Antonio; Cadore, Eduardo L.; Casas Herrero, Álvaro; Galbete Jiménez, Arkaitz Upna; Izquierdo Redín, Mikel Upna (Wiley, 2020)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Background: A classic consequence of short-term bed rest in older adults is the significant loss in skeletal muscle mass and muscle strength that underlies the accelerated physical performance deficits. Structured exercise ...
    • Gait speed as a mediator of the effect of sarcopenia on dependency in activities of daily living 

      Pérez Sousa, Miguel A.; Venegas Sanabria, Luis Carlos; Chavarro Carvajal, Diego Andrés; Cano Gutiérrez, Carlos Alberto; Izquierdo Redín, Mikel Upna; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; Ramírez Vélez, Robinson Upna (Wiley, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Background: Sarcopenia in older adults is strongly associated with an increase in dependency in activities of daily living (ADL) and with a decline in gait speed. Interestingly, gait speed has been shown to independently ...
    • Prescripción de ejercicio físico. El programa Vivifrail como modelo 

      Izquierdo Redín, Mikel Upna (Arán, 2019)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Los beneficios del ejercicio físico en el envejecimiento, y específicamente en la fragilidad, se asocian con una disminución del riesgo de mortalidad, enfermedades crónicas, institucionalización y deterioro cognitivo y ...
    • Relationship between handgrip strength and muscle mass in female survivors of breast cancer: a mediation analysis 

      Benavides Rodríguez, Lorena; García Hermoso, Antonio; Rodrigues Bezerra, Diogo; Izquierdo Redín, Mikel Upna; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; Ramírez Vélez, Robinson Upna (MDPI, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      This study explored the mediating factors of sarcopenia in a group of women survivors of breast cancer in Bogotá, Colombia. This was a descriptive cross-sectional study with 98 women survivors of breast cancer, who were ...