[Effect of nutrition on the functional capacity of a group of elderly Spaniards].

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The present study analyzes the influence of the nutritional status on the functional capability of 11 institutionalized elderly living in Madrid (Spain). Nutritional status was evaluated by dietetic, anthropometric, hematological and biochemical data and functional status was evaluated considering adiposity, strength in hands and legs bent and stretched and… (More)

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@article{Ortega1992EffectON, title={[Effect of nutrition on the functional capacity of a group of elderly Spaniards].}, author={Ra{\'u}l Ortega and P. Andres and A. Melendez and E Turrero and Mar{\'i}a Jes{\'u}s Gaspar and M Marcela Gonz{\'a}lez-Gross and Griselda J. Garrido and Margarita Chamorro and E D{\'i}az-Albo and Olga Moreiras-Varela}, journal={Archivos latinoamericanos de nutricion}, year={1992}, volume={42 2}, pages={133-45} }