Characteristics of included micronutrient and phytochemical human chronic randomised controlled trials

  • Angelina Liliana
Keywords: Phytochemicals, Cognitive test, vitamin E, episodic memory, oxidative stress


As the number of individuals over the age of 60 years is expected to double between 2000 and 2050, the projected incidence of age-related neurodegenerative diseases and associated health care costs is also set to rise significantly. Moreover, given that individuals aged 65 years can now expect to live for at least another 20 years, there is an urgent need to identify means of mitigating age-related changes in healthy older adults.