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Situación nutricional en personas de edad, no institucionalizadas, mayores de 80 años: asociación con la funcionalidad física, cognitiva y la calidad de vida

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Jiménez Redondo, Susana (2016) Situación nutricional en personas de edad, no institucionalizadas, mayores de 80 años: asociación con la funcionalidad física, cognitiva y la calidad de vida. [Thesis]

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Abstract

In the developed countries, people aged 80 years and above will be the fastest growing segment of the older population in the coming decades. The “oldest old” is a population group that is missing from most of the non-institutionalized elderly people surveys and population studies due to recruitment difficulties because among other reasons, involvement normally decreases with age. However as age increases, health problems also increase compromising physical and mental functionality and therefore quality of life. Healthy aging is one of the challenges for developed countries because, while the number of years of life is important, the quality of life is even more so...


Item Type:Thesis
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Tesis inédita de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Facultad de Farmacia, Departamento de Nutrición y Bromatología I, leída el 19-11-2015

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Beltrán de Miguel, Beatriz
Cuadrado Vives, Carmen
Uncontrolled Keywords:Ancianos, alimentación
Palabras clave (otros idiomas):Older people, Feeding and feed
Subjects:Medical sciences > Medicine > Geriatrics
Medical sciences > Pharmacy > Dietetics and nutrition
ID Code:36136
Deposited On:04 Mar 2016 13:44
Last Modified:04 Mar 2016 13:44

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