publication . Article . Other literature type . 2018

Malnutrition in Hospitals: It Was, Is Now, and Must Not Remain a Problem!

Konturek, Peter C.; Herrmann, Hans J.; Schink, Kristin; Neurath, Markus F.; Zopf, Yurdagül;
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  • Published: 13 Nov 2018 Journal: Medical Science Monitor : International Medical Journal of Experimental and Clinical Research, volume 21, pages 2,969-2,975 (issn: 1234-1010, eissn: 1643-3750, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: International Scientific Literature, Inc.
Abstract
Background Malnutrition is an under-recognized problem in hospitalized patients. Despite systematic screening, the prevalence of malnutrition in the hospital did not decrease in the last few decades. The aim of our study was to evaluate the prevalence of malnutrition and to determine the explicit daily calorie intake of hospitalized patients, to identify the risk factors of developing malnutrition during hospitalization and the effect on the financial reimbursement according to the German DRG-system. Material/Methods 815 hospitalized patients were included in this study. The detection of malnutrition was based on the nutritional-risk-screening (NRS) and subjecti...
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free text keywords: Clinical Research, Costs and Cost Analysis, Diagnosis-Related Groups, Inpatients, Malnutrition, Reimbursement, medicine.disease, medicine, Mass screening, business.industry, business, Intensive care medicine, medicine.medical_specialty, Calorie intake, Diabetes mellitus, Dementia
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2018

Malnutrition in Hospitals: It Was, Is Now, and Must Not Remain a Problem!

Konturek, Peter C.; Herrmann, Hans J.; Schink, Kristin; Neurath, Markus F.; Zopf, Yurdagül;