Developing an effective adult nutrition screening tool for a community hospital.

@article{Elmore1994DevelopingAE,
  title={Developing an effective adult nutrition screening tool for a community hospital.},
  author={Michael F Elmore and David R Wagner and D. Knoll and L E Eizember and M A Oswalt and E A Glowinski and Peter Rapp},
  journal={Journal of the American Dietetic Association},
  year={1994},
  volume={94 10},
  pages={1113-8, 1121; quiz 1119-20}
}
OBJECTIVE To develop a sensitive and specific nutrition screening tool that conforms to the requirements of the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and is effective in any given hospital population. DESIGN A two-step prospective evaluation was performed in two unrelated community hospitals to determine the effectiveness… CONTINUE READING