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Malnutrition in Europe

This 6 minute video is sponsored by the European Nutrition for Health Alliance, the European Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition and the Medical Nut...
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This covers the basics of hospital malnutrition. Please note it is sponsored by Nestle. 

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Focus On Undernutrition - Mid Upper Arm Circumference

Measuring Mid Upper Arm Circumference to assist in monitoring changes in weight when you are unable to weigh someone.
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This provides detailed description on Mid Upper Arm Circumference which you can use when weight is unavailable. This is a specific example of skills which can be learned and applied to screening tools. 

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Symptoms Of Under Nutrition And Malnutrition

Check us out at http://www.tutorvista.com/content/biology/biology-iv/plant-nutrition/deficiency-symptoms-elements.php Deficiency Symptoms Elements Malnutriti...
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There are some improvements which could be made to this video, however there is some potential applicability. Again, this relates to nutrition in general rather than malnutrition in hospital.

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Health Call Undernutrition Service

Demonstrating County Durham & Darlington NHS Foundation Trust's unique Health Call service for patients with undernutrition in the community.
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This tool has the potential to be an excellent resource. As the hospital is one method of screening for malnutrition, yet little is done following discharge, there is potential to make this the link between the hospital and community without placing additional strain on the dietitians.

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BBC News Elderly malnutrition highlighted in government project

BBC News Elderly malnutrition highlighted in government project A project is being launched to raise awareness of malnutrition among elderly people, with gov...
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This is an example of how malnutrition can develop in the community. 

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Is malnutrition being left off the political agenda? - The Guardian

Is malnutrition being left off the political agenda? - The Guardian | Hospital Malnutition | Scoop.it
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Is malnutrition being left off the political agenda?
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FOCUS ON UNDERNUTRITION - E-Learning Training

Introducing Focus on Undernutrition's e-learning training for tackling undernutrition in care homes for the elderly. County Durham and Darlington Foundation ...
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This is an introduction to the course which allows further information on the specifics of undernutrition if interested. The course can be completed in a student's own time and uses a variety of teaching methods including case studies. In my resource I want to highlight and promote other existing resources so as not to duplicate the work of others.

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