Published on in Vol 10, No 8 (2021): August

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/16846, first published .
Association of Postoperative Clinical Outcomes With Sarcopenia, Frailty, and Nutritional Status in Older Patients With Colorectal Cancer: Protocol for a Prospective Cohort Study

Association of Postoperative Clinical Outcomes With Sarcopenia, Frailty, and Nutritional Status in Older Patients With Colorectal Cancer: Protocol for a Prospective Cohort Study

Association of Postoperative Clinical Outcomes With Sarcopenia, Frailty, and Nutritional Status in Older Patients With Colorectal Cancer: Protocol for a Prospective Cohort Study

Nia Angharad Humphry 1, MBBS, BSc, MSc;  Thomas Wilson 2, BSc, MSc, PhD;  Michael Christian Cox 3, MD;  Ben Carter 4, BSc, MSc, PhD;  Marco Arkesteijn 2, BSc, MSc, PhD;  Nicola Laura Reeves 5, MBChB;  Scott Brakenridge 6, MS, MD;  Kathryn McCarthy 7, MBBS, MD;  John Bunni 8, MBChB, DipLapSurg;  John Draper 2, BSc, PhD;  Jonathan Hewitt 9, MBBS, PhD

1 School of Medicine, Cardiff University , Cardiff , GB

2 Institute of Biological, Environmental & Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University , Aberystwyth , GB

3 Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, US

4 Department of Biostatistics and Health Informatics, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College, London , GB

5 Department of Surgery, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board , Cardiff , GB

6 Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, US

7 North Bristol National Health Service Trust , Bristol , GB

8 Royal United Hospitals Bath National Health Service Foundation Trust , Bath , GB

9 Division of Population Medicine, Cardiff University , Cardiff , GB

Corresponding Author:

  • Nia Angharad Humphry, MBBS, BSc, MSc
  • School of Medicine
  • Cardiff University
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  • University Hospital of Wales
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  • Email: HumphryNA1@cardiff.ac.uk