What is associated with nutrition risk in very old age?

  title={What is associated with nutrition risk in very old age?},
  author={Carol Wham and Ruth Oy Teh and Michael Robinson and Ngaire Kerse},
  journal={The journal of nutrition, health & aging},
  volume={15 4},
OBJECTIVES To identify factors associated with nutrition risk among a purposive sample of those in advanced aged. DESIGN A cross sectional feasibility study. SETTING Three North Island locations in New Zealand. PARTICIPANTS One hundred and eight community-living residents aged 75- 85 years. MEASUREMENTS Nutrition risk was assessed using a validated questionnaire, Seniors in the Community: Risk Evaluation for Eating and Nutrition, Version II (SCREEN II). A Physical Activity Scale for the… CONTINUE READING

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