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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.

Imprint [Totowa, N.J.] : Humana Press, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  615.854 H191c 2009    ---  Missing
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xxvii, 668 p. : ill, ports.
Series Nutrition and health
Nutrition and health (Totowa, N.J.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents An ecological perspective on older adult eating behavior -- Behavioral theories applied to nutritional therapies for chronic diseases in older adults -- Global graying, nutrition, and disease prevention: an update on China and future priorities -- Update on nutritional assessment strategies -- Sensory impairment: taste and smell impairments with aging -- Nutrition and the aging eye -- Common gastrointestinal complaints in older adults -- Hydration, electrolyte, and mineral needs -- Redefining nutritional frailty: interventions for weight loss due to undernutrition -- Sarcopenia -- Cachexia: diagnosis and treatment -- The relationship of nutrition and pressure ulcers -- Nutrition at the end of life: ethical issues -- Nutrition and oral health: a two-way relationship -- Obesity in older adults: a growing problem -- Nutrition and lifestyle changes in older adults with diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome -- Cardiac rehabilitation: the nutrition counseling component -- Chronic heart failure -- Nutrition support in cancer -- Nutrition and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease -- Nutrition and chronic kidney disease -- Nutritional and pharmacological aspects of osteoporosis -- Osteoarthritis -- Post-stroke malnutrition and dysphagia -- Alzheimer?s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders -- Nutrition and late-life depression -- Providing food and nutrition choices for home and community long term living -- Dietary supplements: current knowledge and future frontiers -- Minimizing the impact of complex emergencies on nutrition and geriatric health: planning for prevention is key.
Subject Aged.
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Chronic Disease -- therapy.
Diet Therapy.
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.
Diet therapy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Aging -- Nutritional aspects -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Added Author Bales, Connie W.
Ritchie, Christine Seel.
ISBN 9781603273848 (alk. paper)
1603273840 (alk. paper)

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