Accessing hospital packaged foods and beverages : the importance of a seated posture when eating

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Bell, Alison; Tapsell, Linda; Walton, Karen; Yoxall, Alaster;

Background: Hospitalised and community dwelling older people (65 years and over), have difficulties opening food and beverage items such as cheese portions and tetra packs served in public hospitals. Previously, the role of hand strength on successful pack opening has b... View more
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