Malnutrition is associated with dementia severity and geriatric syndromes in patients with Alzheimer disease


YILDIZ D., BUYUKKOYUNCU PEKEL N., KILIC A. K. , TOLGAY E. N. , Tufan F.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.45, no.5, pp.1078-1081, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1406-76
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.1078-1081

Abstract

Background/aim: Malnutrition is associated with increased morbidity and mortality in patients with Alzheimer disease (AD). In this study, we aimed to screen for malnutrition and geriatric syndromes and seek their associations in patients with AD.