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Document type:
Article; Journal Article 
Author(s):
Gingrich, Anne; Spiegel, Alexandra; Kob, Robert; Schoene, Daniel; Skurk, Thomas; Hauner, Hans; Sieber, Cornel C; Volkert, Dorothee; Kiesswetter, Eva 
Title:
Amount, Distribution, and Quality of Protein Intake Are Not Associated with Muscle Mass, Strength, and Power in Healthy Older Adults without Functional Limitations-An enable Study. 
Abstract:
To maintain muscle mass in older age, several aspects regarding the amount and distribution of protein intake have been suggested. Our objective was to investigate single and combined associations of daily protein intake, evenness of protein distribution across the three main meals, number of meals providing ≥0.4 g protein/kg body weight (BW), and number of meals providing ≥2.5 g leucine, with muscle mass, strength, and power in successful agers. In this cross-sectional study in 97 healthy commu...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Nutrients 
Year:
2017 
Journal volume:
Journal issue:
12 
Language:
eng 
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TUM Institution:
Else Kröner-Fresenius-Zentrum für Ernährungsmedizin - Klinik für Ernährungsmedizin