SOCIETY ON SARCOPENIA, CACHEXIA, & WASTING DISORDERS (SCWD)
Driving Innovation in Research, Education and Clinical Excellence Worldwide
From basic science to clinical management of cachexia, sarcopenia and wasting: multidisciplinary approaches to improve patients’ outcomes
The Society on Cachexia, Sarcopenia, and Wasting Disorders (SCWD) focuses on muscle wasting across a number of medical conditions and strives to enhance global health by advancing cutting-edge research that informs effective policies and practices for medical professionals and healthcare stakeholders. Our mission is to address the challenges of cachexia (including cancer cachexia), sarcopenia, and wasting disorders involving all stakeholders to improve the lives of patients with cachexia and sarcopenia worldwide.
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An Evaluation of Multimodal Interventions for Co-morbid Frailty and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Assessing the Clinical Relevance of the C-Reactive Protein-Triglyceride-Glucose Index in Cancer Cachexia
Cancer Cachexia: Molecular Mechanisms and Therapeutic Strategies
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The Path to Holistic Multimodal Care for Cancer Cachexia Patients
Sarcopenia Metrics and Quality of Life Components: What Is the Link?
Interplay Between Multidimensional Frailty and Chronic Diseases: A Review
The roles of P-selectin in cancer cachexia
Hepatocellular carcinoma and sarcopenia: a narrative review
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