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  • A slide on malnutrition and the loss of lean body mass suggests that they increase morbidity, mortality, and economic burden.
     
    LEAN BODY MASS, HEALTH, AND RECOVERY
    Presented by Refaat Hegazi 18 - 21 Feb 2017
  •  The cover page of the A.S.P.E.N. newsletter.
    NEWSLETTER
    Highlights from ASPEN Clinical Nutrition Week 2017 18 - 21 Feb 2017
  • A slide on body composition that shows muscle mass vs body fat in 4 body types.
    LEAN MASS VS BMI IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
    Presented by Carla Prado 18 - 21 Feb 2017
  • A slide contains a graph on mortality rate reduction when patients are given HP-HMB vs a placebo.
    NOURISH THE MUSCLE, IMPACT CLINICAL OUTCOMES
    Presented by Nicolaas E. Deutz 18 - 21 Feb 2017
  • A slide shows a map of the world and marks the annual burden of disease-associated malnutrition in the United States ($156 billion), Europe (€305 billion), and China ($66 billion).
    WHY YOU CAN’T AFFORD TO IGNORE MALNUTRITION
    Presented by Scott Goates 18 - 21 Feb 2017
  • A graph shows risk reduction in readmission rates and length of stay after implementing a quality improvement program.
    NUTRITION FOR PATIENT CARE
    Presented by M. Isabel Correia 18 - 21 Feb 2017
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PRESENTER: REFAAT HEGAZI, MD, PHD, MS, MPH, ABPNS, MBA

Abbott Nutrition Research and Development; Columbus, OH, USA
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PRESENTER: CARLA PRADO, PHD, RD

Human Nutrition Research Unit; Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science; University of Alberta; Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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PRESENTER: NICOLAAS E. DEUTZ, MD, PHD

Center for Translational Research in Aging & Longevity; Department of Health & Kinesiology; Texas A&M University; College Station, Texas, USA
Headshot of Scott Goates

PRESENTER: SCOTT GOATES, PHD

Abbott Nutrition Research and Development; Columbus, Ohio, USA
A headshot of M. Isabel Correia

PRESENTER: M. ISABEL CORREIA, MD, PHD

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, School of Medicine; Gastrointestinal Surgical Department; Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
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