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The impact of malnutrition on morbidity, mortality, length of hospital stay and costs evaluated through a multivariate model analysis.
Malnutrition has been identified as affecting patient outcome. The purpose of this study was to correlate the nutritional status of hospitalized patients with their morbidity, mortality, length of… Expand
GLIM Criteria for the Diagnosis of Malnutrition: A Consensus Report From the Global Clinical Nutrition Community.
- G. Jensen, T. Cederholm, +30 authors A. van Gossum
- JPEN. Journal of parenteral and enteral nutrition
BACKGROUND This initiative aims to build a global consensus around core diagnostic criteria for malnutrition in adults in clinical settings. METHODS The Global Leadership Initiative on Malnutrition… Expand
Hospital malnutrition: the Brazilian national survey (IBRANUTRI): a study of 4000 patients.
OBJECTIVE We assessed nutrition status and prevalence of malnutrition in hospital patients as determined by the Subjective Global Assessment Form, awareness of patients' nutrition status by health… Expand
Intake of nutritional supplements among people exercising in gyms and influencing factors.
OBJECTIVE To assess supplement intake in people who exercise regularly in gyms in the city of Belo Horizonte, Brazil, and discuss the influencing factors on its ingestion. METHODS A total of 1102… Expand
Prevalence of hospital malnutrition in Latin America: the multicenter ELAN study.
OBJECTIVE We determined the nutrition status and prevalence of malnutrition as determined by the Subjective Global Assessment in Latin America, investigated the awareness of the health team with… Expand
Resting Energy Expenditure, Body Composition, and Dietary Intake: A Longitudinal Study Before and After Liver Transplantation
- L. G. Ferreira, L. F. Santos, L. Anastácio, A. S. Lima, M. Correia
- 1 September 2013
Background The loss of hepatic innervations after liver transplantation (LTx) might affect the energy metabolism of the patients. The aim of this study was to assess the resting energy expenditure… Expand
Hospital malnutrition in Latin America: A systematic review.
BACKGROUND Disease-related malnutrition is a major public health issue in both industrialised and emerging countries. The reported prevalence in hospitalised adults ranges from 20% to 50%. Initial… Expand
A requiem for BMI in the clinical setting
- M. C. González, M. Correia, S. Heymsfield
- Current opinion in clinical nutrition and…
- 1 June 2017
Purpose of review Quetelet reported in the nineteenth century that body weight varies across adults with the square of height. Quetelet's index, now known as BMI, is accepted by most health… Expand
Risk factors for malnutrition in patients undergoing gastroenterological and hernia surgery: an analysis of 374 patients.
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to assess the nutritional status of 374 surgical patients with gastrointestinal disease and hernias of the abdominal wall; to identify risk factors associated with… Expand
Nutrition Screening vs Nutrition Assessment: What’s the Difference?
- M. Correia
- Nutrition in clinical practice : official…
- 20 July 2017
Screening and assessment imply different processes, with the former indicating risk factors for a deprived nutrition condition and the latter providing the nutrition diagnosis. Both should be… Expand