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Title Geriatric nutrition : a comprehensive review / editors, John E. Morley, Zvi Glick, Laurence Z. Rubenstein
Edition Second edition
Published New York : Raven Press, [1995]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  618.97639 Mor/Gna 1995  AVAILABLE
Description xv, 397 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents 1. An Overview of International Aging and Nutrition / Douglas K. Miller, John E. Morley and Laurence Z. Rubenstein -- 2. Theories of Aging / Arshag D. Mooradian -- 3. Energy Balance / Zvi Glick -- 4. Nutrition Requirements of the Elderly / Wayne R. Bidlack and Wei Wang -- 5. Nutrition Assessment of the Elderly / Emma J. Fogt, Stacey J. Bell and George L. Blackburn -- 6. The Role of Nutrition in the Prevention of Age-Associated Diseases / John E. Morley -- 7. Anorexia of Aging and Protein-Energy Undernutrition / John E. Morley -- 8. Vitamin Nutrition in the Elderly / Larry E. Johnson -- 9. Calcium, Vitamin D, and Osteopenia / Mark C. Gunby and John E. Morley -- 10. Zinc Metabolism in the Elderly / Maria G. Boosalis, Mary A. Stuart and Craig J. McClain -- 11. Other Trace Elements / John E. Morley -- 12. Nutrition-Related Anemias in the Elderly / David A. Lipschitz -- 13. Water Metabolism / Laurel A. Pfeil, Paul R. Katz and Paul J. Davis
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Aging -- Physiology.
Deficiency diseases -- in old age
Nutrition disorders in old age.
Older people -- Nutrition.
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Aging -- physiology.
Deficiency Diseases.
Aging -- physiology.
Deficiency Diseases.
Author Glick, Zvi.
Morley, John E.
Rubenstein, Laurence Z.
LC no. 95003911
ISBN 0781701694