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Interrater reliability of routine screening for risk of malnutrition with the Mini Nutritional Assessment Short-Form in hospital.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):European journal of clinical nutrition [Eur J Clin Nutr] 2022 Aug; Vol. 76 (8), pp. 1111-1116. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 22.

Abstract:Background/objectives: The Mini Nutritional Assessment Short-Form (MNA-SF) is the recommended screening tool for older persons. Data on interrater reliability in clinical routine are rare. Thus, we wanted to quantify the interrater reliability of the M...

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Community optimized management for better eating after hospital sTay among geriatric patients of poor socio-economic status - The COMEAT study.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Clinical nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland) [Clin Nutr] 2022 Aug; Vol. 41 (8), pp. 1746-1751. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 24.

Abstract:Introduction: In patients suffering from disease-related and socioeconomic malnutrition and being discharged from hospital, continuity of care is challenging. Lack of adequate nutrition may lead to increase in morbidity and mortality. The aim of this s...

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The Geriatric Nutritional Risk Index Is an Independent Predictor of Adverse Outcomes for Total Joint Arthroplasty Patients.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):The Journal of arthroplasty [J Arthroplasty] 2022 Aug; Vol. 37 (8S), pp. S836-S841. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 26.

Abstract:Background: Malnutrition affects patient outcomes after total joint arthroplasty (TJA). Although hypoalbuminemia has been used as a surrogate, there is no unanimous method for screening and assessing malnutrition. This study aimed to determine if malnu...

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Geriatric nutritional risk index as a prognostic factor in patients with recurrent pancreatic cancer.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):PloS one [PLoS One] 2022 Jul 07; Vol. 17 (7), pp. e0271073. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 07 (Print Publication: 2022).

Abstract:The aim of this study is to investigate the prognostic significance of geriatric nutritional risk index (GNRI) at the time of recurrence in patients with recurrent pancreatic cancer, and the relationship between GNRI and skeletal muscle mass for surviv...

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Validation and comparison of fall screening tools for predicting future falls among older adults.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Archives of gerontology and geriatrics [Arch Gerontol Geriatr] 2022 Jul-Aug; Vol. 101, pp. 104713. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 30.

Abstract:Background: Falls are the leading cause of injuries among older adults in the United States (US). Falls are preventable and clinicians are advised to screen for fall risk yearly. There are many falls screening tools and not all have been validated for ...

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Geriatric nutritional risk index in prediction of muscular strength of elderly patients undergoing hemodialysis.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International urology and nephrology [Int Urol Nephrol] 2022 Jul; Vol. 54 (7), pp. 1575-1581. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 21.

Abstract:Purpose: Geriatric nutritional risk index (GNRI) is one of the new tools to determine nutritional status in the elderly. This study assessed the association between GNRI and muscular strength through handgrip strength (HGS) in patients undergoing hemod...

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Comparative Analysis of Simplified, Objective Nutrition-Associated Markers in Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of renal nutrition : the official journal of the Council on Renal Nutrition of the National Kidney Foundation [J Ren Nutr] 2022 Jul; Vol. 32 (4), pp. 458-468. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 24.

Abstract:Objective: Protein-energy wasting is prevalent among patients undergoing dialysis. Hence, identifying an optimal index is necessary for the comprehensive measurement of nutritional status. This study evaluated and compared the prognostic significance o...

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Geriatric assessment in the inpatient sector : 20 years quality assurance of the Geriatrics in Bavaria Database.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Zeitschrift fur Gerontologie und Geriatrie [Z Gerontol Geriatr] 2022 Jul; Vol. 55 (4), pp. 325-330. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 07.

Abstract:Background: Geriatric assessment is an integral part of geriatrics and leads to various improvements in the treatment of geriatric patients.Material and Methods: Analysis of assessment data and patient characteristics in a large inpatient geriatric pat...

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Practical Opportunities to Improve the Impact of Health Risk Assessment on Environmental and Public Health Decisions.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Apr 01; Vol. 19 (7). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 01.

Abstract:Following alerts about the diminishing role of health risk assessment (HRA) in informing public health decisions, this study examines specific HRA topics with the aim of identifying possible solutions for addressing this compelling situation. The study...

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Quantitative online survey of self-perceived knowledge and knowledge gaps of medicines research and development among Finnish general public.

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Source(s):BMJ open [BMJ Open] 2022 May 09; Vol. 12 (5), pp. e053693. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 09.

Abstract:Objectives: This study explored self-reported knowledge and interest to learn more about medicines research, development and health technology assessment among Finnish general public. It also aimed to define possible knowledge gaps and needs for public...

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