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`Eating habits, Nutrient Intake, Anthropometric Measurements and Biochemical Status in the Elderly` - AN0809

1) To provide information on variations in daily nutrient intake by analysing the raw data of a 1991 dietary and health survey of 145 free-living elderly people to aid in design of future dietary intake studies. 2) To investigate the variation of anthropometric and biochemical markers of nutritional status over time.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1993

To: 1994

Cost: £12,743
Contractor / Funded Organisations
West Norwich Hospital, Dept Medicine Eld