Nutritional Care to Prevent Malnutrition Among Dementia Patients (Nursing Standard)


An estimated 1.3 million people over the age of 65 are believed to be malnourished in the UK. This article touches on steps to improve the nutritional status of patients at New Cross Hospital, among other related topics.

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Osborne, K. (2014). Identifying the nutritional needs of dementia patients is essential. Nursing Standard. July 16th 2014; 28(46): 14-5.

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