Nutritional risk of hospitalized patients in Turkey


Korfali G., Gundogdu H., Aydintug S., Bahar M., BESLER H. T. , Moral A. R. , ...More

CLINICAL NUTRITION, vol.28, no.5, pp.533-537, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clnu.2009.04.015
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL NUTRITION
  • Page Numbers: pp.533-537
  • Keywords: Nutritional screening, NRS-2002 Nutritional assessment, Undernutrition, MALNUTRITION, PREVALENCE, ADMISSION, DISEASE, MULTICENTER, SUPPORT, STAY, CARE

Abstract

Background & aims: We conducted a multicentre study to assess nutritional risk at hospital admission, hospital-associated iatrogenic malnutrition and the status of nutritional support in Turkish hospitals.