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Table 1 Reported associated factors, and determinants, of malnutrition in community-dwelling older adults by domain

From: Ageing rate of older adults affects the factors associated with, and the determinants of malnutrition in the community: a systematic review and narrative synthesis

Demographic Food Intake Lifestyle Social Physical function Psychological Disease-related
Age [33] Reduced appetite [34] No alcohol use [35] Poverty [36] Frailty [37] Depression [38] Polypharmacy [39]
Marital status [33] Edentulousness [38] Smoking status [40] Living alone [41] Dependency [40] Dementia [38] Chronic disease [42]
Sex [43] Ability to self-feed [44] Low physical activity [40] Social support [45] Mobility [46] Cognitive decline [46] Self-reported health status [37]
Education [42]     Falls [47] Anxiety [37] Hospitalisation [46]
    Handgrip strength [43]   Acute disease [40]
      Pain [48]