Turkish nursing homes and care homes nutritional status assessment project (THN-malnutrition)


Cankurtaran M., Saka B., Sahin S., Varlt M., Doventas A., Yavuz B. B. , ...More

EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE, vol.4, no.5, pp.329-334, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 4 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.eurger.2013.02.003
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.329-334

Abstract

Background and aim: Malnutrition is related with serious morbidity and mortality in institutionalized older adults. The aim of this study is to determine the frequency of malnutrition in nursing homes and care homes and to identify the factors associated with malnutrition in these settings.