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Response to Comment on "Exercise and Nutritional Intervention for Physical Function of the Prefrail: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis"

  • Liru Chen
    Affiliations
    Department of Nutrition, Beijing Hospital, National Center of Gerontology, Institute of Geriatric Medicine, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
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  • Chengyu Liu
    Affiliations
    Departments of General Surgery and Hepatobiliopancreatic Surgery, Beijing Hospital, National Center of Gerontology, Institute of Geriatric Medicine, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
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  • Mingwei Zhu
    Affiliations
    Department of Nutrition, Beijing Hospital, National Center of Gerontology, Institute of Geriatric Medicine, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, PR China
    Departments of General Surgery and Hepatobiliopancreatic Surgery, Beijing Hospital, National Center of Gerontology, Institute of Geriatric Medicine, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, PR China
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Published:December 30, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamda.2022.12.015
      We appreciate the opportunity to reply to the comments
      • Zhang F.
      • Zhang H.
      Comment on "Exercise and nutritional intervention for physical function of the prefrail: a systematic review and meta-analysis".
      regarding our article that concluded through meta-analysis that exercise and/or nutritional interventions significantly improved physical function in prefrail older adults.
      • Liu C.
      • Xu H.
      • Chen L.
      • et al.
      Exercise and nutritional intervention for physical function of the prefrail: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
      These comments reflect heightened concerns about the effects of nutrition and exercise interventions in prefrail older adults.
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