Clin Nutr ESPEN 2020 Dec 19;40:293-299. Epub 2020 Sep 19.
The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, 1 Rope Ferry Road Hanover, NH, 03755, USA; Department of Internal Medicine, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive Lebanon, NH, 03766, USA; The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy,1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH, 03766, USA; Division of Geriatric Medicine, Center for Aging and Health, Department of Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, HC, 27517, USA. Electronic address:
Background And Aims: Obesity significantly impacts older adults. Intensive nutrition counseling can aid in weight reduction and improve diet quality, but data are sparse in this population. The objective of this intervention is to determine how intensive nutrition counseling affects diet quality and anthropometric measures during a multi-component weight loss intervention in rural older adults with obesity. Read More