Nutrition and the older adult

Eberhardie, Chris (2002) Nutrition and the older adult. Nursing Older People, 14(2), pp. 22-27. ISSN (print) 1472-0795

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The importance of ensuring adequate nutrition in older people is often acknowledged but, the evidence suggests, theory is not always matched by practice. This article describes causes of malnutrition in older adults and discusses nursing strategies to prevent it occurring.

Item Type: Article
Research Area: Nursing and midwifery
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Health and Social Care Sciences (until 2013)
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Depositing User: Lucinda Lyon
Date Deposited: 20 Jan 2009 14:42
Last Modified: 10 Mar 2010 16:16

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