Discover some of our recent videos: prevalence of cachexia, best practices for interventions, definition of sarcopenia


Dr A Schols – towards a multi-modal intervention strategy in cachexia treatment


Dr John Morley discuses recent sarcopenia definitions


Prof Muscaritoli on the Premio study and cachexia prevalence in patients with cancer

Society Activities

SCWD projects include:

JCSM – Latest Issue

Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle
Volume 7, Issue 4, September 2016
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Journal Cachexia Sarcopenia and Muscle

Cachexia Updates Conference – Berlin 2016

Sarcopenia, Cachexia and Muscle Wasting 9th International Conference
10-11 December 2016
Melia Hotel
Berlin, Germany
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Berlin 2016 – Program

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Provisional program
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Berlin 2016 program

9th annual conference program

The 2016 SCWD cachexia conference program is now available.
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Conference registration and payment

Online registration and booking for the Cachexia Conference is active. We look forward to seeing you in Berlin, Dec 2016.
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Become a member of SCWD

Apply for membership to Society on Sarcopenia, Cachexia and Wasting Disorders.
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Overview of wasting disorders

SCWD articles on:
Cachexia >
Sarcopenia >
Muscle wasting >

Definitions of cachexia and sarcopenia

View recent definitions from the literature together with videos on how to define cachexia and sarcopenia.