Helping undernourished adults in the community.

  • Published 1999 in Drug and therapeutics bulletin

Abstract

People who are undernourished, whatever the cause, feel unwell, function badly and, compared with others, are more likely to consult their GPs, to need medication and be admitted to hospital. Once in hospital, they have a higher rate of complications, such as infections and pressure sores, and they take longer to recover and to return home. In an article 3… (More)

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