• Evaluating the concurrent validity of body mass index in the identification of malnutrition in older hospital inpatients

    6 days ago - By Clinical Nutrition

    Nutrition screening and assessment tools often include body mass index as a component in identifying malnutrition risk. However, rising obesity levels will impact on the relevancy and applicability of BMI cut-off points which may require re-evaluation. This study aimed to explore the relationship between commonly applied BMI cut-offs and diagnosed malnutrition.
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