Nutritional support and hydration for critically and terminally ill elderly

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This report discusses the enteral or parenteral nutritional support as a therapy for anyone, including someone 65 or older, who is unable to meet his/her nutrition needs with meals and snack due to inadequate ingestion or impaired digestion or absorption.

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119 pages. Digitized from microfiche.

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Th Oley Foundation Inc. November 1985.

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This report discusses the enteral or parenteral nutritional support as a therapy for anyone, including someone 65 or older, who is unable to meet his/her nutrition needs with meals and snack due to inadequate ingestion or impaired digestion or absorption.

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119 pages.

Digitized from microfiche.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 1001676414
  • SuDoc Number: Y 3.T 22/2:2 L 62/v.2/pt.2/nutrit.-2
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc97368

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  • November 1985

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Th Oley Foundation Inc. Nutritional support and hydration for critically and terminally ill elderly, report, November 1985; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc97368/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.