This year, the 14th international SCWD Conference on Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle Wasting  with support of Charité University.

Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle Wasting: Definition


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


JCSM – Latest Issue

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13th annual conference

“Save the Date”. The 2020 SCWD Cachexia Conference will take place Congress online 11-13 December
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Overview of wasting disorders

SCWD articles on:
Cachexia >
Sarcopenia >
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Definitions of cachexia and sarcopenia

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