Advanced Geriatrics

ID:
MND 650
CREDIT:
2

Categories

MND/DI

 

Prerequisite/Co-requisite: MND 630, MND 640 or permission from instructor
An in-depth look at the inter-relationship between aging and nutrition. Physiological, psychological, and sociological aspects of aging, theories of aging, internal and external factors related to nutrient intake, and nutrient needs will be considered utilizing the nutriokinetic and nutriodynamic modeling. The nutrition focused physical exam will be a major focus in assessing the elderly patient with multiple pathologies.

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