The Prevalence of Malnutrition and Effectiveness of STRONGkids Tool in the Identification of Malnutrition Risks among Pediatric Surgical Patients


ULUKAYA DURAKBAŞA Ç. , Fettahoğlu S., Bayar A., Mutuş H. M. , OKUR H.

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.31, ss.313-321, 2014

  • Cilt numarası: 31 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/balkanmedj.2014.14374
  • Dergi Adı: BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.313-321

Özet

Background: High prevalence of malnutrition along with the risk for the development of malnutrition in hospitalised children has been reported. However, this problem remains largely unrecognised by healthcare workers.