Clinical benefits of oral nutritional supplementation for elderly hip fracture patients: a single blind randomised controlled trial.

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BACKGROUND malnutrition is an important risk factor for poor outcome in patients recovering after hip fracture surgery. This study aimed to investigate the clinical, nutritional and rehabilitation effects of an oral nutritional supplementation (ONS) in an inpatient rehabilitation setting. METHODS this was an observer-blinded randomised controlled trial of… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/ageing/afs078

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@article{Myint2013ClinicalBO, title={Clinical benefits of oral nutritional supplementation for elderly hip fracture patients: a single blind randomised controlled trial.}, author={Ma Wai Wai Jennifer Myint and Jenny Wu and Euann Wong and Suk Ping Chan and Tze Shing Jess To and Mei Wa Rosanna Chau and Kwai Hing Ting and Pui Man Fung and Kit Sing Au}, journal={Age and ageing}, year={2013}, volume={42 1}, pages={39-45} }