A Research Wish List to Understand, Diagnose, and Manage Frailty and Sarcopenia
Loss of muscle mass and function in advanced liver disease has become a topic of rapidly growing interest since reports relating frailty and sarcopenia to risk of adverse liver transplant outcomes began to appear 7 years ago. Our current rapid growth in understanding of the problem has allowed the emergence of robust new opportunities for basic and clinical research that promise to improve the outcomes and quality of life of patients with cirrhosis.
KeywordsSarcopenia Cirrhosis Frailty Proteostasis Ammonia
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