Articles & Resources
Fit book (covers all aspects of aging
- diet, exercise, social, psychological)
Fit Video (exercises for healthy ageing)
Fitness (cross-cultural differences)
(paper presented by Professor Mark Wahlqvist
at IUNS conference in Vienna 2001)
Assessment of the elderly
This instrument was recently released in
Australia. The title explains its use "Identifying
and Planning Assistance for Home based adults
who are at Nutritional Risk. Risk Screening
and Monitoring Tool".
This instrument was released in Australia
in 1994 as a public awareness tool, but
not for nutritional assessment. It is called
"Nutrition Screening Initiative"
and is based on the US version of the tool.
This instrument was released in Europe and
US in 1994 to assess the Nutrition status
of the elderly.It is called "Mini Nutritional