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Title Handbook of nutrition in the aged / edited by Ronald Ross Watson
Edition 4th ed
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 364 pages) : illustrations
Contents Nutrition and electrolytes in the elderly / Marthe J. Moseley -- Vitamins and health in older persons / David R. Thomas -- Undernutrition and refeeding in elderly subjects / Patrice Brocker and Stéphane M. Schneider -- Nutrition and the geriatric surgery patient / Sheldon Winkler, Meredith C. Bogert, and Charles K. Herman -- The role of micronutrients in preventing infections in the elderly / Alia El-Kadiki -- Antioxidants and heart disease / Vijaya Juturu and Vidyasagar Sriramoju -- Cardiometabolic syndrome, diabetes and oxidative stress : focus on the aging population / Hussein Naji Yassine and Craig S. Stump -- Calcium and vitamin D in aging populations / Zhao Chen and Jeffrey Stanaway -- Lipid absorption in aging / Laurie Drozdowski [and others] -- Caffeine and the older person / Hilary A. Wynne -- Vitamin K and health in the aged / Jennifer Truong and Sarah L. Booth -- The role of diet in slowing or accelerating aging / Saeed Hosseini and Reza Ghiasvand -- Nutrition and cancer prevention : an overview / Elaine B. Trujillo and John A. Milner -- Potential role of resveratrol in preventing inflammation and diseases associated with obesity and aging / Kathleen LaPoint and Michael K. McIntosh -- Health benefits of phytochemicals for older adults / Giuliana Noratto [and others] -- Management of insulin resistance with Chinese herbs / Jianping Ye and Jun Yin -- Nutritional antioxidants and prevention of cataract / William G. Christen -- Herbal treatment of ischemia / Baowan Lin -- Can fruit and vegetable consumption oppose the negative health effects of tobacco? / Eliane Kellen and Geertruida E Bekkering -- Weight loss in elderly people / Aránzazu Aparicio [and others] -- Food intake regulation and aging / Roger B. McDonald and Jessica Coppola
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Aging -- Nutritional aspects -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Older people -- Nutrition -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Nutrition disorders in old age -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Older people.
Dietary supplements.
Nutrition -- Requirements.
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
Aged, 80 and over
Aging -- physiology
Dietary Supplements
Nutritional Requirements
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Nutrition.
MEDICAL -- Nutrition.
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Nutrition.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Food Content Guides.
Older people
Nutrition -- Requirements
Dietary supplements
Aging -- Nutritional aspects
Nutrition disorders in old age
Older people -- Nutrition
Genre/Form Electronic book
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
Author Watson, Ronald R. (Ronald Ross)
LC no. 2008038181
ISBN 9781420059724