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Author Morley, John E
Title Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 15 (1995) : Focus on Nutrition
Imprint New York : Springer Publishing Company, 1995
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Contributors -- Forthcoming Contents, Volume 16 -- Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION -- Chapter 2 NUTRITIONAL EPIDEMIOLOGY -- Chapter 3 NUTRITION IN THE NURSING HOME -- Chapter 4 NUTRITION AND THE AFRICAN AMERICAN -- Chapter 5 PSYCHOLOGICAL AND SOCIAL FACTORS IN THE PATHOGENESIS OF WEIGHT LOSS -- Chapter 6 THE DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF PROTEIN ENERGY UNDERNUTRITION IN OLDER PERSONS -- Chapter 7 VITAMINS AND AGING -- Chapter 8 EXERCISE AND AGING -- Chapter 9 CHOLESTEROL AND THE HEALTHY SENIOR -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Z
Proper nutrition, weight, and exercise have all been strongly linked to improved health and longevity among the elderly. This timely volume presents the latest medical research on nutrition and its impact on healthy aging in a variety of older populations and in a range of care settings. Topics include the diagnosis and management of protein undernutrition; psychological and social factors in weight loss; the effects of vitamins and exercise on aging; and more. This volume will appeal to geriatricians, geriatric researchers and academics, as well as to other health professionals concerned with nutrition and the elderly
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Morley, John E. Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 15 (1995) : Focus on Nutrition New York : Springer Publishing Company,c1995 9780826164971
Subject Nutrition.;Aging -- Nutritional aspects
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Alt Author Miller, Douglas K
Lawton, M. Powell
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