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Corrigendum

Corrigendum to: Prevalence of sarcopenia among community-dwelling elderly of a medium-sized South American city: results of the COMO VAI? study

Version of Record online: 6 SEP 2016

DOI: 10.1002/jcsm.12143

How to Cite

(2016), Corrigendum to: Prevalence of sarcopenia among community-dwelling elderly of a medium-sized South American city: results of the COMO VAI? study. Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle, 7: 503. doi: 10.1002/jcsm.12143

Publication History

Issue online: 6 SEP 2016
Version of Record online: 6 SEP 2016
This article corrects:

In Barbosa-Silva TG, et al.[1], the following errors were identified:

In the Results section, the number of interviewed people reported is incorrect; the right number is 1451.

In Table 1, for the Low BMI section, “No” and ″Yes″ are inverted. The correct one should be:

Low BMI0.573
No1238(90.8)173(92.0) 
Yes126(9.2)15(8.0) 

In the Discussion section, the citation to Laurenti16 should have been Rolland26 and the correct citation is Rolland Y, Lauwers-Cances V, Cournot M, Nourhashémi F, Reynish W, Rivière D, et al. Sarcopenia, calf circumference, and physical function of elderly women: a cross-sectional study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2003;51:1120-1124.

The authors apologise for any inconvenience.

References


1Barbosa-Silva, T. G., Bielemann, R. M., Gonzalez, M. C. and Menezes, A. M. B., ″Prevalence of sarcopenia among community-dwelling elderly of a medium-sized South American city: results of the COMO VAI? Study″. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle 2016;7:136143