Nutrition in the elderly: diet pitfalls and nutrition advice.
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Geriatrics. 2007 Oct;62(10):24-6.Links
Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health, UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, USA.
This final installment of a special series on nutrition in the elderly considers dietary pitfalls and their sequelae. Years of poor dietary habits contribute to biological risk and lifestyle changes in the elderly. Clinicians must properly evaluate the nutritional status of their older patients to restore nutritional adequacy and healthy aging.
PMID: 17922565 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]