A nutrition education intervention for anthropometric and biochemical profiles of rural older Malays with metabolic syndrome.

@article{Shahar2013ANE,
  title={A nutrition education intervention for anthropometric and biochemical profiles of rural older Malays with metabolic syndrome.},
  author={Suzana Shahar and Siti Nur'asyura Adznam and Lai Kuan Lee and Noor Aini Mohd Yusof and Mohmad Salleh and Noor Ibrahim Mohamed Sakian},
  journal={Public health nursing},
  year={2013},
  volume={30 2},
  pages={140-9}
}
OBJECTIVE This study aimed to determine the effectiveness of a nutrition education intervention package in improving anthropometric, clinical and biochemical indicators of rural older Malays with metabolic syndrome (MS). DESIGN AND SAMPLE In this study, 47 older Malays diagnosed with MS were assigned to either the intervention group (n = 24) or the control group (n = 23) based on their geographical site. INTERVENTION The intervention group received nutrition education via group counselling… CONTINUE READING
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