The Role of Energy Balance in Successful Aging Among Elderly Individuals: The Multinational MEDIS Study.

@article{Tyrovolas2015TheRO,
  title={The Role of Energy Balance in Successful Aging Among Elderly Individuals: The Multinational MEDIS Study.},
  author={Stefanos Tyrovolas and Josep Maria Haro and Anargiros Mariolis and Suzanne Piscopo and Giuseppe Valacchi and Kornilia V Makri and Akis Zeimbekis and Dimitra Tyrovola and Vassiliki Bountziouka and Efthimios Gotsis and George Metallinos and J Antoni Tur and Antonia Leda Matalas and Christos Lionis and Evangelos Polychronopoulos and Demosthenes B. Panagiotakos},
  journal={Journal of aging and health},
  year={2015},
  volume={27 8},
  pages={1375-91}
}
OBJECTIVE The determinants that promote living beyond life expectancy and successful aging still remain unknown. The aim of the present work was to evaluate the role of energy balance in successful aging, in a random sample of older adults living in the Mediterranean basin. METHOD During 2005 to 2011, 2,663 older (aged 65-100 years) adults from 21… CONTINUE READING