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Special Issue "Older Individuals' Nutrition"
A special issue of Nutrients (ISSN 2072-6643).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 December 2018).
The purpose of this Special Issue “Older Individuals Nutrition” is to:
- Address the sensory changes that occur with ageing which impact on nutrition
- To describe the conditions that result in a reduction in oral intake due to difficulty swallowing
- The edition will also deal with the role of nutrition in improving cognition and bone health. Finally, the issue will deal with both sensory changes to improve oral intake including the role of Umami and food fortification as well as advice on the practical delivery of good nutrition to frail older individuals
- To understand the epidemiology of nutrition in older individuals
Prof. Margot Gosney
Manuscript Submission Information
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Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Nutrients is an international peer-reviewed open access monthly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 2000 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.