Overweight and obesity among older adults on admission to hospital

Fiona LITHANDER, Geraldine Keogh, L Killeen

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Poor nutritional status, which includes both under- and over-nutrition, is associated with poor health outcomes. This cross-sectional study assessed the nutritional status of older patients admitted to an acute geriatric ward of a Dublin hospital. Anthropometric and2 clinical measurements were made.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-1
Number of pages1
JournalIrish Medical Journal
Volume104
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2011
Externally publishedYes

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LITHANDER, F., Keogh, G., & Killeen, L. (2011). Overweight and obesity among older adults on admission to hospital. Irish Medical Journal, 104(3), 1-1.
LITHANDER, Fiona ; Keogh, Geraldine ; Killeen, L. / Overweight and obesity among older adults on admission to hospital. In: Irish Medical Journal. 2011 ; Vol. 104, No. 3. pp. 1-1.
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In: Irish Medical Journal, Vol. 104, No. 3, 2011, p. 1-1.

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