Mini-Nutritional Assessment predicts functional decline of elderly Taiwanese: result of a population-representative sample.

Abstract

Nutrition is a key element in geriatric health and is important for functional ability. The present study examined the functional status-predictive ability of the Mini-Nutritional Assessment (MNA). We analysed the dataset of the 'Survey of Health and Living Status of the Elderly in Taiwan', a population-based study conducted by the Bureau of Health… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0007114511004880

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