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Handbook of nutrition in the aged / edited by Ronald R. Watson.

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Robertson Library QP86.C7 2000 37348006282313 STACKS Available -
Subject: Aging > Nutritional aspects > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Older people > Nutrition > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Nutrition disorders in the aged > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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  • ISBN: 0849322286
  • Physical Description: 361 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
  • Edition: 3rd ed.
  • Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, c2001.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part 1: Nutritional Supplementation and Health -- Nutrition and Electrolytes in the Elderly / Marthe Moseley -- Vitamin C in Health and Diseases of the Elderly / Hemmi N. Bhagavan, Marvin Cohen -- Aging and Nutritional Needs / Waithira Mirie -- Nutrition and Elderly Cancer Patients / Loris Pironi, Enrico Ruggeri, Federico Mecchia -- Part 2: Undernutrition: Role in Longevity -- Trace Element Requirements of the Elderly / S. A. Udipi, P. Ghugre, H. Hoskote, K. Kenjle -- Early Undernutrition: Good or Bad for Longevity? / Avan Aihie Sayer, Cyrus Cooper -- Assessment of Nutritional Status in the Older Adult / Adele Huls -- Bone Loss, Body Mass Index, and Fracture Histories in an Arizona Elderly Population / William A. Stini -- Gender Differences in Nutritional Lifestyles in the Aged / Katsumi Kano, Satoshi Toyokawa -- Undernutrition: A Factor of Accelerated Immune Aging in Healthy and Diseased Aged Persons / Bruno M. Lesourd -- Part 3: Mechanistic Studies of Nutrition and Health in the Elderly -- Nutrition in the Aged: Nursing Perspectives / M. Anne Woodtli -- Overweight and Obesity in the Aged / Debashish Kumar Dey, Bertil Steen -- Immune Reactivity in the Elderly: Influence of Dietary Factors and Disease with Emphasis on Lipid Alterations / Thomas M. Stulnig -- Carbohydrate Metabolism and Aging / Rodney C. Ruhe, Roger B. McDonald -- Chemical Senses and Food Choices in Aging / Adam Drewnowski, Victoria Warren-Mears -- Changes in Protein Turnover as a Function of Age and Nutritional Status / Walter Ward, Arlan Richardson -- Multifarious Health Benefits of Exercise and Nutrition / Mark D. Haub, Wayne W. Campbell -- Effect of Aging on Intestinal Lipid Absorption / M. Keelan, A. B. R. Thomson -- Part 4: Nutritional Therapies and Promotion of Health -- Nutrition and the Geriatric Surgery Patient / Sheldon Winkler, Meredith C. Bogert, Charles K. Herman -- Tube Feeding in the Nursing Home / Carlene Russell -- Effective Nutrition Education Strategies to Reach Older Adults / U. Beate Krinke -- Nutritional Modulation of Neurodegenerative Disorders / Hunter Yost, Evan E. Kligman -- Antioxidants as Therapies of Diseases of Old Age / Teresa Bermejo Vicedo, Francisco Jose Hidalgo Correas.

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