Document Detail


The determinants of food choices of the elderly.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2600768     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The increase in individuals over 60 years of age in America must cause professionals from the fields of nutrition, food science, food systems management and the food industry to consider the determinants of food choices and the effects on the overall health and well-being of elderly citizens and those soon to be in their mature years. Income, household composition, food preferences, time, technology, education, good health, attitudes, physiological changes in vision, hearing, taste and smell, psychological and sociological factors all affect the food choices of the elderly.
Authors:
M E Briley
Related Documents :
11895318 - Food choice ideologies: the modern manifestations of normative and humanist views of th...
11073708 - Loss of pleasure, ideological food choice reasons and eating pathology.
16371148 - Purchases of food in youth. influence of price and income.
18085918 - Transfer of self-control in black (eulemur macaco) and brown (eulemur fulvus) lemurs: c...
23512958 - Food reinforcement, dietary disinhibition and weight gain in non-obese adults.
20020218 - Rapid development of fasting-induced hepatic lipidosis in the american mink (neovison v...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of nutrition for the elderly     Volume:  9     ISSN:  0163-9366     ISO Abbreviation:  J Nutr Elder     Publication Date:  1989  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-02-07     Completed Date:  1990-02-07     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8208739     Medline TA:  J Nutr Elder     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  39-45     Citation Subset:  N    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged / psychology*
Cultural Characteristics
Educational Status
Family Characteristics
Food Habits / psychology*
Housing
Humans
Income

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  The use of texture modified diets among the institutionalized elderly.
Next Document:  Mothers' perceptions of coping behaviors in hospitalized preschool children.