ea0013p278 | Steroids | SFEBES2007
, Oldham Jackie A
, Connolly Martin J
, Wu Frederick CW
Introduction: Frailty, a common cause of disability and dependency in the elderly is a multifactorial condition; ageing-associated endocrine dyregulations may play an important role. It is not known if testosterone (T) deficiency contributes to frailty, through its effects on muscle (sarcopenia) and physical function.Objective: To investigate the relationship between T and frailty in elderly men in a cross-sectional observational study in community-dwell...