ESPEN Guidlelines on Parenteral Nutrition: Geriatrics

The European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism developed these guidelines with special considerations of older adults.  The authors point out that studies have shown an inverse relationship between nutritional status and complication rates, length of stay in hospital, etc.  Nutrition should be an integral part of an older adults overall care plan.  6 pages.  Last reviewed January 2017.

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Author/Publisher - Auteur/Éditeur: 
Sobotka, L. et al.
Date Published: 
2009-01