Dorothee Volkert

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Nutrition in dementia]
    D Volkert
    Institut für Biomedizin des Alterns IBA, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Kobergerstr 60, 90408, Nurnberg, Deutschland
    Internist (Berl) . 2017
  2. ncbi request reprint Nutritional and Functional Status in Geriatric Day Hospital Patients - MNA Short Form Versus Full MNA
    E Schrader
    JProf Dr Dorothee Volkert, Institut für Biomedizin des Alterns, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Kobergerstraße 60, 90408 Nürnberg, Germany Tel 49 911 5302 96150, Fax 49 911 5302 96151
    J Nutr Health Aging 20:918-926. 2016
  3. doi request reprint ESPEN guidelines on nutrition in dementia
    Dorothee Volkert
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging IBA, Friedrich Alexander Universität FAU Erlangen Nürnberg, Nuremberg, Germany Electronic address
    Clin Nutr 34:1052-73. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Dietary assessment methods for older persons: what is the best approach?
    Dorothee Volkert
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Nurnberg, Germany
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 16:534-40. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Dietary quality is related to frailty in community-dwelling older adults
    Julia Bollwein
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Heimerichstrasse 58, 90419 Nurnberg, Germany
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:483-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Malnutrition According to Mini Nutritional Assessment Is Associated With Severe Functional Impairment in Geriatric Patients Before and up to 6 Months After Hip Fracture
    Sabine Goisser
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging IBA, Friedrich Alexander Universität FAU Erlangen Nürnberg, Nuremberg, Germany Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 16:661-7. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Prognostic differences of the Mini Nutritional Assessment short form and long form in relation to 1-year functional decline and mortality in community-dwelling older adults receiving home care
    Eva Kiesswetter
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Nurnberg, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:512-7. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Malnutrition in older adults - urgent need for action: a plea for improving the nutritional situation of older adults
    Dorothee Volkert
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Nuremberg, Germany
    Gerontology 59:328-33. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Who receives oral nutritional supplements in nursing homes? Results from the nutritionDay project
    Melanie Streicher
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Nuremberg, Germany Electronic address
    Clin Nutr . 2016
  10. doi request reprint Effects of a low-volume, nutrient- and energy-dense oral nutritional supplement on nutritional and functional status: a randomized, controlled trial in nursing home residents
    Inken Stange
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging IBA, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Nurnberg, Germany
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:628.e1-8. 2013

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint [Nutrition in dementia]
    D Volkert
    Institut für Biomedizin des Alterns IBA, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Kobergerstr 60, 90408, Nurnberg, Deutschland
    Internist (Berl) . 2017
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Nutritional and Functional Status in Geriatric Day Hospital Patients - MNA Short Form Versus Full MNA
    E Schrader
    JProf Dr Dorothee Volkert, Institut für Biomedizin des Alterns, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Kobergerstraße 60, 90408 Nürnberg, Germany Tel 49 911 5302 96150, Fax 49 911 5302 96151
    J Nutr Health Aging 20:918-926. 2016
    ....
  3. doi request reprint ESPEN guidelines on nutrition in dementia
    Dorothee Volkert
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging IBA, Friedrich Alexander Universität FAU Erlangen Nürnberg, Nuremberg, Germany Electronic address
    Clin Nutr 34:1052-73. 2015
    ..It is of further interest whether supplementation of energy and/or specific nutrients is able to prevent further cognitive decline or even correct cognitive impairment, and in which situations artificial nutritional support is justified...
  4. doi request reprint Dietary assessment methods for older persons: what is the best approach?
    Dorothee Volkert
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Nurnberg, Germany
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 16:534-40. 2013
    ..The purpose of this article is to give an overview of dietary assessment methods for this growing population group, with emphasis on recent findings, and to highlight future research needs...
  5. doi request reprint Dietary quality is related to frailty in community-dwelling older adults
    Julia Bollwein
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Heimerichstrasse 58, 90419 Nurnberg, Germany
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:483-9. 2013
    ..Besides hormonal and inflammatory processes, nutritional influences may be of major relevance. In this cross-sectional study, the association between dietary quality and frailty was investigated...
  6. doi request reprint Malnutrition According to Mini Nutritional Assessment Is Associated With Severe Functional Impairment in Geriatric Patients Before and up to 6 Months After Hip Fracture
    Sabine Goisser
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging IBA, Friedrich Alexander Universität FAU Erlangen Nürnberg, Nuremberg, Germany Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 16:661-7. 2015
    ..In this study, we examined the relationship between nutritional status of geriatric patients before HF and their functional and clinical course up to 6 months after hospital discharge...
  7. doi request reprint Prognostic differences of the Mini Nutritional Assessment short form and long form in relation to 1-year functional decline and mortality in community-dwelling older adults receiving home care
    Eva Kiesswetter
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Nurnberg, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:512-7. 2014
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Malnutrition in older adults - urgent need for action: a plea for improving the nutritional situation of older adults
    Dorothee Volkert
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Nuremberg, Germany
    Gerontology 59:328-33. 2013
    ..This will not only bring about improved nutritional status and outcome, and thus individual benefit for the affected person, but also economic benefits both for the institution and the health-care system. ..
  9. doi request reprint Who receives oral nutritional supplements in nursing homes? Results from the nutritionDay project
    Melanie Streicher
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Nuremberg, Germany Electronic address
    Clin Nutr . 2016
    ..Thus, the aim of this analysis was to describe the use of ONS in NHs participating in the nutritionDay project and to determine characteristics of NH residents receiving ONS...
  10. doi request reprint Effects of a low-volume, nutrient- and energy-dense oral nutritional supplement on nutritional and functional status: a randomized, controlled trial in nursing home residents
    Inken Stange
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging IBA, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Nurnberg, Germany
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:628.e1-8. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate the effects of a low-volume, energy- and nutrient-dense ONS on nutritional status, functionality, and quality of life (QoL) of nursing home residents...
  11. doi request reprint The impact of weight loss and low BMI on mortality of nursing home residents - Results from the nutritionDay in nursing homes
    Rainer Wirth
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, St Marien Hospital Borken, Borken, Germany Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg, Chair of Geriatric Medicine, Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Nurnberg, Germany Electronic address
    Clin Nutr 35:900-6. 2016
    ..Both items represent a reduced nutritional state but their nature is different. It is, however, unclear which of these factors is more important for prognosis and if there is interference or interaction between them...
  12. doi request reprint Varying Associations Between Body Mass Index and Physical and Cognitive Function in Three Samples of Older Adults Living in Different Settings
    Eva Kiesswetter
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Germany
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 70:1255-61. 2015
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  13. doi request reprint Prospective validation of the modified mini nutritional assessment short-forms in the community, nursing home, and rehabilitation setting
    Matthias J Kaiser
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander University, Nuremberg, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:2124-8. 2011
    ..To validate the modified Mini Nutritional Assessment (MNA) short-forms (MNA-SFs) with respect to agreement with full MNA classification in the target populations of the MNA...
  14. pmc Sarcopenic obesity and complex interventions with nutrition and exercise in community-dwelling older persons--a narrative review
    Sabine Goisser
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging IBA, Friedrich Alexander Universität FAU Erlangen Nürnberg, Nuremberg, Germany
    Clin Interv Aging 10:1267-82. 2015
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Low postoperative dietary intake is associated with worse functional course in geriatric patients up to 6 months after hip fracture
    Sabine Goisser
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging IBA, Friedrich Alexander Universität FAU Erlangen Nürnberg, Kobergerstraße 60, D 90408Nuremberg, Germany
    Br J Nutr 113:1940-50. 2015
    ..To conclude, geriatric HF patients had very low postoperative voluntary DI and thus need specific nutritional interventions to achieve adequate DI to support functional and clinical recovery. ..
  16. doi request reprint The role of nutrition in the prevention of sarcopenia
    Dorothee Volkert
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Nurnberg, Germany
    Wien Med Wochenschr 161:409-15. 2011
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  17. doi request reprint Protein requirements in the elderly
    Dorothee Volkert
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Nuremberg, Germany
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 81:109-19. 2011
    ..g., frail and multimorbid elderly). In addition to ascertaining adequate protein and energy intake, physical activity should be encouraged in order to increase energy expenditure and food intake and to facilitate muscle protein anabolism...
  18. doi request reprint nutritionDay in Nursing Homes-The Association of Nutritional Intake and Nutritional Interventions With 6-Month Mortality in Malnourished Residents
    Melanie Streicher
    Institute for Biomedicine of Aging, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Nuremberg, Germany Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 18:162-168. 2017
    ..Thus, the aim of this study was to investigate if nutritional intake and interventions are associated with mortality in this specific population...