Article Abstract

The relationship between serum IGF-1, handgrip strength, physical performance and falls in elderly men and women

Authors: Giovanni Iolascon, Antimo Moretti

Abstract

InAugust 2018, in the volume 179, issue 2 of the European Journal ofEndocrinology van Nieuwpoort et al. (1) addressed the role of IGF-1on muscle function and clinical implications of this relationship, i.e., interm of risk of falls, in community dwelling elderly.