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Does diet influence physical performance in community-dwelling older people? Findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.

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BACKGROUND: recent studies suggest that diet may affect the physical performance of older adults, but the impact of variations in the UK diet on physical performance has not been assessed. OBJECTIVE: to examine relationships between diet and physical performance in community-dwelling older men and women. SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS: a total of 628 men and women aged 63-73 years who were taking part in the Hertfordshire Cohort Study. METHODS: diet was assessed using an administered food frequency...

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10.1093/ageing/afq175

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Journal:
Age and ageing
Volume:
40
Issue:
2
Pages:
181-186
Publication date:
2011-03-05
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EISSN:
1468-2834
ISSN:
0002-0729
URN:
uuid:fe7c2881-2451-4d35-b88a-119e382c0f55
Source identifiers:
125741
Local pid:
pubs:125741

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