Anthropometric reference data for elderly Swedes and its disease-related pattern.

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Anthropometric measurement is a noninvasive and cost-efficient method for nutritional assessment. The study aims to present age- and gender-specific anthropometric reference data for Swedish elderly in relation to common medical conditions, and also formulate prediction equations for such anthropometric measurements.

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  • Gerontology, specializing in Medical and Health Sciences
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1066-1075
JournalEuropean Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Volume69
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes

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