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The minimum data set predicting malnutrition in newly admitted nursing home residents
  The purpose of this study was to describe the prevalence of protein-calorie malnutrition (PCM) among newly admitted elderly nursing home residents and identify the most significant predictors of PCM using Minimum Data Set (MDS) variables. Using a cross-sectional design, the authors studied 306 nursing home residents.
   
Type Journal - Bibliographic Record
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Author(s) Crogan NL, Corbett CF, Short RA
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Journal Publisher Clin Nurs Res
Year 2002
Pages 341-353
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Edition 11
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