Effect of seasonal changes on nutritional status and biochemical parameters in Turkish older adults


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ERSOY N., TAŞÇI İ., ÖZGÜRTAŞ T., SALİH B., Doruk H., RAKICIOĞLU N.

NUTRITION RESEARCH AND PRACTICE, vol.12, no.4, pp.315-323, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.4162/nrp.2018.12.4.315
  • Journal Name: NUTRITION RESEARCH AND PRACTICE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.315-323
  • Keywords: Seasonal changes, nutritional status, biochemical parameters, older adults, ALPHA-TOCOPHEROL, CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE, HUMAN PLASMA, RETINOL, STRESS, HPLC, CAROTENOIDS, WINTER, SEX
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: Available data suggest that seasonal changes may influence the nutritional status and overall health of elderly individuals. Therefore, this study was conducted to investigate the effects of seasonal changes and related factors on energy and nutrient intake of older adults.