Which of the following is a consequence of sarcopenia?

1.
Intolerance of heat stress

2.
Weak hand grip

3.
A reduction in basal metabolic rate

4.
Slowed ability to get out of a chair

4 points

QUESTION 21

Age-associated stiffening of the walls of large arteries (e.g., aorta) can be detected with measurement of:

1.
Plethysmography

2.
Pulse wave velocity

3.
Heart rate

4.
Rapid standing to assess light-headedness

  
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