All Malnutrition articles
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This webinar has been commissioned and funded by Alliance Pharma plc and developed in partnership with Guidelines in Practice.
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JB-001309 December 2021
This supplement has been commissioned and funded by Alliance Pharmaceuticals Ltd and developed in partnership with Guidelines in Practice.
Key learning points
Dr Anita Nathan identifies key learning points for primary care from a best-practice guide to managing malnutrition in COPD
Shailen Rao and Samantha Cudby explain the role of the practice pharmacist in supporting the management of malnutrition in frail older people in primary care
Dr Rachel Pryke highlights key factors to consider when assessing malnutrition risk in primary care, and discusses when and how to offer treatment
NICE quality standard article
Professor Marinos Elia highlights the requirement for good communication within and between care settings in implementation of the quality standard on nutrition support
Good practice initiative
Lisa-Jayne El-Sour explains how a Warwickshire initiative highlighted the importance of assessing nutritional status and reviewing prescribed treatments for malnutrition
The MAG guidelines and screening tool aim to improve patient outcome by early detection and treatment of undernutrition in the community. Dr Marinos Elia reports