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Implementation of the Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15151011     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A screening tool designed to identify patients at risk of malnutrition across the whole range of health care settings is gradually becoming established in practice. The Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool (MUST) was developed by the Malnutrition Advisory Group and is endorsed by the British Dietetic Association, the RCN, and the Registered Nursing Home Association.
Authors:
Kathryn Godfrey
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Nursing times     Volume:  100     ISSN:  0954-7762     ISO Abbreviation:  Nurs Times     Publication Date:    2004 May 4-10
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-05-20     Completed Date:  2004-07-07     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0423236     Medline TA:  Nurs Times     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  61     Citation Subset:  N    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Benchmarking
Diffusion of Innovation
Humans
Malnutrition / diagnosis*,  etiology
Mass Screening / methods*
Nursing Assessment / methods*
Nutrition Assessment*
Risk Factors

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