geriatric malnutrition Conference Summaries

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Can We Use Blood Biomarkers to Identify Patients Who Benefit from Nutrition Support?
Filomena Gomes, PhD, RD, University Department of Internal Medicine, Kantonsspital, Aarau, Switzerland
There is uncertainty regarding which patients will benefit from intensive nutrition therapy, especially in the polymorbid inpatien...
Clinical and Economic Consequences of Changing Pathways of Nutrition Care
Marinos Elia, MD Professor of Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism, University of Southampton, UK
The use of oral nutritional supplements (ONS) in the community reduces (re)admissions to the hospital. Calculating the cost of ch...
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Colectomy: Procedures, Complications, and Nutritional
Clifford Y. Ko, MD, MS, MSHS, FACS, FASCRS University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Department of Surgery Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Los Angeles, California, USA
Colectomies involve a surgical resection of the colon. Dr Ko describes common colon surgical procedures, and issues with hydratio...
Community Malnutrition and the Role of Nutrition Intervention
Marian A.E. de van der Schueren, PhD, RD
Although malnutrition prevalence rates are lower among community dwelling persons compared to hospitalized patients, the absolute ...

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