Recent advances in the diagnosis and treatment of sarcopenia
Yves Henrotin is a Professor at the University of Liege where he teaches general pathology, the techniques particular to physiotherapy and special and professional didactics. He is also director of the Bone and Cartilage Research Unit (BCRU). Finally, he is the head of the Physiotherapy and Functional Readaptation Department at Princess Paola hospital in Marche-en-Famenne.
He has published more than 200 peer-reviewed articles on osteoarthritis and lumbago in scientific journals and has filed 12 patents. He is also the co-editor of a book entitled “Osteoarthritis: clinical and experimental aspects” and has participated in the editing of around ten books on osteoarthritis. He is the honorary editor of the International Journal of Orthopaedics and a member of the editing committee of the journal Osteoarthritis and cartilage. In 2005, he was awarded the Prix De Cooman for his work on the pathogenesis and treatment of osteoarthritis.