Academy/ASPEN Indicators to Diagnose Malnutrition

06/15/2021 - The Academy/ ASPEN Indicators for Malnutrition and Staffing Project is a multi-site study in an acute care hospital that seeks to validate indicators for adult and pediatric malnutrition and measure the level of RDN care needed to improve outcomes. Validation results will allow US clinicians to standardize the way they diagnose malnutrition in hospitalized patients, and the staffing data will support advocacy for available registered dietitian nutritionist-delivered malnutrition treatment to improve patient outcomes.

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