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Discriminating sarcopenia in male patients with heart failure: the influence of body mass index

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Doctor Marcelo dos Santos

Heart Institute of the University of Sao Paulo (InCor), Sao Paulo (Brazil)
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Skeletal muscle and energy metabolism: do they matter in heart failure?

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7 November - 29 August 2018

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