COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF A 3-MONTH INTERVENTION WITH ORAL NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENTS IN DISEASE RELATED MALNUTRITION: A RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED PILOT STUDY

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Norman , Kristina; Pirlich , Matthias; Smoliner , Christine; Kilbert , Anne; Schulzke , Jörg-Dieter; Ockenga , Johann; Lochs , Herbert; Reinhold , Thomas;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2011.31
  • Subject: cost-effectiveness | quality of life adjusted life years | quality of life | Disease-related malnutrition | oral nutritional supplements
    mesheuropmc: health care economics and organizations

International audience; Background: Nutritional intervention with oral nutritional supplements (ONS) has been shown to increase quality of life in malnourished patients. We investigated whether post-hospital supplementation with ONS is cost-effective according to intern... View more
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