Malnutrition in the elderly and its relationship with other geriatric syndromes

Saka B. , Kaya O., Ozturk G. B. , Erten N., Karan M. A.

CLINICAL NUTRITION, vol.29, no.6, pp.745-748, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clnu.2010.04.006
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL NUTRITION
  • Page Numbers: pp.745-748


Background & Aims: Age related decline in food intake is associated with various physiological, psychological and social factors. Our aim was to assess the nutritional status of our elderly patients and its association with other geriatric syndromes.