• Does Sarcopenia Affect Outcomes in Pediatric Surgical Patients? A Scoping Review

    12 days ago - By Journal of Pediatric Surgery

    Adults with sarcopenia have a greater risk of post-operative complications, a higher rate of ICU admission, and an increased length of hospital stay. Few studies have explored the prevalence or importance of sarcopenia in the pediatric population. This study reviews the published literature on sarcopenia in the pediatric population, including pediatric surgery.
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