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Food safety knowledge and practice among elderly people living at home.

Elderly people are the largest group at risk of mortality from food poisoning. Food storage practices among the majority of elderly people interviewed in this study did not meet recommended safety standards to minimise the risk of food poisoning. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 1998;52:745-748.

Author: Johnson AE, Donkin AJM, Morgan K, Lilley JM, Neale RJ, Page RM, Silburn R

Published: 01/01/1998

Publication Type: Journal article

Publisher: Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health