Recruiting Pediatric Sites: Malnutrition Clinical Characteristics Validation and Staffing Optimization Study

03/06/2019 - The Nutrition Research Network is conducting a study to validate the malnutrition clinical characteristics, a set of criteria used to diagnose malnutrition in hospitalized adults and children.

The study will also examine the amount and level of registered dietitian nutritionists' care needed to improve patient medical outcomes – both overall and in the context of malnutrition. Sixty pediatric inpatient facilities are being recruited.

Contact MCC@eatright.org for more information.