Newsletters

November 13, 2018
Hand grip strength adds value to clinical nutrition assessment

October 23, 2018
More-2-Eat study showed that 35% of medical patients eat ≤ 50% of their food provided

July 24, 2018
Announcing Canadian Malnutrition Week September 24 - 28, 2018

May 31, 2018
Quality nutrition indicators based on INPAC

January 18, 2018
Considerations for implementing change in hospitals' nutrition care processes

December 7, 2017
Update on the Integrated Nutrition Pathway for Acute Care (INPAC) as a result of real-life implementation and testing

August 15, 2017
Patient-reported dietetic care post hospital for free-living patients: a Canadian Malnutrition Task Force Study

July 25, 2017
Malnutrition or frailty?  Overlap and evidence gaps in the diagnosis and treatment of fraily and malnutrition

June 13, 2017
INPAC toolkit is now available!

May 16, 2017
When are alternate feeding options to be considered? -
Question #6 - If a patient is being actively treated, when is it appropriate to consider an alternate form of feeding if oral intake is inadequate?

April 27, 2017
Factors associated with patients' nutritional status after discharge from hospital

April 19, 2017
Providing nutrition care to cancer patients - 
Question #5 - Is there a role for a dietitian in a pancreatic cancer patient who is being actively treated?

March 30, 2017
Isn’t malnutrition a community problem rather than a hospital problem? - 
Question #4 - Why should we address malnutrition in hospital when it is a community issue and patients do not stay long enough in hospital for it to be corrected?

March 22, 2017
The evidence on the efficacy of nutrition interventions - 
Question #3 - What is the evidence on the efficacy of nutrition interventions to address malnutrition?

March 14, 2017
To feed or not to feed - 
Question #2 - Is it appropriate to treat an alert 90-year-old patient, admitted from a retirement home, with enteral nutrition when she has been NPO for 3 days? She has a nasal gastric tube for medication administration.

February 22, 2017
CMTF answers questions from the field - 
Question #1 - What do dietitians do beyond offering an oral nutrition supplement or a multivitamin?

January 12, 2017
The validity of the My Meal Intake Tool

December 21, 2016
The Economic Costs Of Hospital Malnutrition

November 17, 2016
St. Michael's Hospital's creative approach to Canadian Malnutrition Week

August 9, 2016
Greater Niagara Hospital implements an innovative hospital volunteer mealtime assistance program

June 7, 2016
A patient story illustrating the importance of screening patients for nutrition risk

April 26, 2016
The power of story telling...

April 11, 2016
The More-2-Eat Implementation Study

 

 

 

 


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