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Nutrition and physical performance in older people—effects of marine protein hydrolysates to prevent decline in physical performance: a randomised controlled trial protocol
  1. Linda Anette Kornstad Nygård1,
  2. Ingunn Mundal1,
  3. Lisbeth Dahl2,
  4. Jūratė Šaltytė Benth3,4,
  5. Anne Marie Mork Rokstad1,5
  1. 1 Health and Social Science, Molde University College, Molde, Norway
  2. 2 Food Security and Nutrition, Institute of Marine Research (IMR), Bergen, Norway
  3. 3 Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
  4. 4 Health Services Research Unit, Akershus University Hospital, Lørenskog, Norway
  5. 5 Norwegian National Advisory Unit on Ageing and Health, Vestfold Hospital Trust, Tønsborg, Norway
  1. Correspondence to Linda Anette Kornstad Nygård; linda.nygard{at}himolde.no

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  • Contributors LAKN is responsible for the study. LAKN, AMMR, LD and IM developed the study design. JŠB planned and will perform the statistical analyses. LAKN drafted the manuscript, and AMMR, IM, LD and JŠB took part in the writing process. All authors have read and approved the final version of the manuscript.

  • Funding The project is funded by a general PhD grant from Molde University College. Blood analyses are funded by The Research Council of Norway, Programme for Regional R&D and Innovation (VRI). The intervention is funded by Firmenich Bjørge Biomarin AS, which provided the marine protein hydrolysate supplement and placebo preparation.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Not required.

  • Ethics approval The study will be conducted in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki and was approved by the Regional Committee on Ethics in Medical Research in Mid-Norway in September 2016 with the registration ID 2016/1152.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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Footnotes

  • Contributors LAKN is responsible for the study. LAKN, AMMR, LD and IM developed the study design. JŠB planned and will perform the statistical analyses. LAKN drafted the manuscript, and AMMR, IM, LD and JŠB took part in the writing process. All authors have read and approved the final version of the manuscript.

  • Funding The project is funded by a general PhD grant from Molde University College. Blood analyses are funded by The Research Council of Norway, Programme for Regional R&D and Innovation (VRI). The intervention is funded by Firmenich Bjørge Biomarin AS, which provided the marine protein hydrolysate supplement and placebo preparation.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Not required.

  • Ethics approval The study will be conducted in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki and was approved by the Regional Committee on Ethics in Medical Research in Mid-Norway in September 2016 with the registration ID 2016/1152.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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