Chapter 11. Nutrition

  1. Rebecca Neno,
  2. Barry Aveyard and
  3. Hazel Heath
  1. Christine Eberhardie

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692240.ch11

Older People and Mental Health Nursing: A Handbook of Care

Older People and Mental Health Nursing: A Handbook of Care

How to Cite

Eberhardie, C. (2007) Nutrition, in Older People and Mental Health Nursing: A Handbook of Care (eds R. Neno, B. Aveyard and H. Heath), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692240.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405151696

Online ISBN: 9780470692240

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Keywords:

  • nutrition;
  • overnutrition;
  • neurotransmission;
  • vitamins;
  • eating skills

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Nutrients and the brain

  • Assessment of nutrition and eating skills

  • Mental health status

  • Nutritional issues in the clinical management of dementia

  • Nutritional issues in the clinical management of depression

  • Reflection

  • Conclusion

  • References