The Integrated Nutrition Pathway for Acute Care (INPAC): Building consensus with a modified Delphi

  title={The Integrated Nutrition Pathway for Acute Care (INPAC): Building consensus with a modified Delphi},
  author={Heather H Keller and James McCullough and Bridget Davidson and Elisabeth Vesnaver and Manon Laporte and Leah M. Gramlich and Johane P Allard and Paule Bernier and Donald R. Duerksen and Khursheed N. Jeejeebhoy},
  booktitle={Nutrition journal},
BACKGROUND Malnutrition is commonly underdiagnosed and undertreated in acute care patients. Implementation of current pathways of care is limited, potentially as a result of the perception that they are not feasible with current resources. There is a need for a pathway based on expert consensus, best practice and evidence that addresses this crisis in acute care, while still being feasible for implementation. METHODS A modified Delphi was used to develop consensus on a new pathway. Extant… CONTINUE READING
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