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Title Handbook of clinical nutrition and aging / edited by Connie Watkins Bales and Christine Seel Ritchie ; foreword by Nancy S. Wellman
Edition 2nd ed
Published Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 668 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Nutrition and health
Nutrition and health (Totowa, N.J.)
Contents Part I: Over-Arching Issues For Nutritional Well-Being in Late Life. An Ecological Perspective on Older Adult Eating Behavior / Julie L. Locher and Joseph R. Sharkey ; Behavioral Theories Applied to Nutritional Therapies for Chronic Diseases in Older Adults / James M. Shikany, Charlotte S. Bragg, and Christine Seel Ritchie ; Global Graying, Nutrition, and Disease Prevention: An Update on China and Future Priorities / Yanfang Wang and Connie Watkins Bales -- Part II: Fundamentals of Nutrition and Geriatric Syndromes. Update on Nutritional Assessment Strategies / John E. Morley ; Sensory Impairment: Taste and Smell Impairments with Aging / Susan Schiffman ; Nutrition and the Aging Eye / Elizabeth J. Johnson ; Common Gastrointestinal Complaints in Older Adults / Stephen A. McClave ; Hydration, Electrolyte, and Mineral Needs / Robert D. Lindeman ; Redefining Nutritional Frailty: Interventions for Weight Loss Due to Undernutrition / Connie Watkins Bales and Christine Seel Ritchie ; Sarcopenia / Ian Janssen ; Cachexia: Diagnosis and Treatment / David R. Thomas ; The Relationship of Nutrition and Pressure Ulcers / David R. Thomas ; Nutrition at the End of Life: Ethical Issues / Christine Seel Ritchie and Elizabeth Kvale -- Part III: Common Clinical Conditions. Nutrition and Oral Health: A Two-Way Relationship / Kaumudi Joshipura and Thomas Dietrich ; Obesity in Older Adults -- A Growing Problem / Dennis T. Villareal and Krupa Shah ; Nutrition and Lifestyle Change in Older Adults with Diabetes Mellitus and Metabolic Syndrome / Barbara Stetson and Sri Prakash Mokshagundam ; Cardiac Rehabilitation: The Nutrition Counseling Component / William E. Kraus and Julie D. Pruitt ; Chronic Heart Failure / Christopher Holley and Michael W. Rich ; Nutrition Support in Cancer / Elizabeth Kvale, Christine Seel Ritchie, and Lodovico Balducci ; Nutrition and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease / Danielle St-Arnaud McKenzie and Katherine Gray-Donald ; Nutrition and Chronic Kidney Disease / Srinivasan Beddhu ; Nutritional and Pharmacological Aspects of Osteoporosis / David A. Ontjes and John J.B. Anderson ; Osteoarthritis / Paola de Pablo and Timothy E. McAlindon ; Post-stroke Malnutrition and Dysphagia / Candice Hudson Scharver, Carol Smith Hammond, and Larry B. Goldstein ; Alzheimer's Disease and Other Neurodegenerative Disorders / Ling Li and Terry L. Lewis ; Nutrition and Late-Life Depression / Martha E. Payne -- Part IV: New Frontiers in Preventive Nutrition. Providing Food and Nutrition Choices for Home and Community Long-Term Living / Dian O. Weddle and Nancy S. Wellman ; Dietary Supplements: Current Knowledge and Future Frontiers / Rebecca B. Costello, Maureen Leser, and Paul M. Coates ; Minimizing the Impact of Complex Emergencies on Nutrition and Geriatric Health: Planning for Prevention is Key / Connie Watkins Bales and Nina Tumosa
Summary As the older adult population continues to grow, so will the prevalence and incidence of age-related disorders. This handbook provides perspectives and developments in age-associated disease. It features various chapters that tackle ecological perspectives on adult eating behavior and behavioral theories applied to nutritional therapies in aging
Notes Previous edition: 2004
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Older people -- Diseases -- Nutritional aspects -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Older people -- Diseases -- Diet therapy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Nutrition disorders in old age -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Older people -- Nutrition -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Older people.
Diet therapy.
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
Chronic Disease -- therapy
Diet Therapy
MEDICAL -- Diet Therapy.
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Nutrition.
Nutrition disorders in old age.
Older people -- Nutrition.
Parenterale Ernährung
Künstliche Ernährung
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
Author Bales, Connie W.
Ritchie, Christine Seel
ISBN 9781603273848