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Put together by the team behind Pulse, with the help of an expert advisory board, Pulse Live is the one-stop shop for GPs.
Join us to take part in a number of key debates, seminars, and workshops addressing the wider issues within healthcare provision, as well as interviews with senior figures from the NHS, Government and other healthcare bodies.
Effective management including the appropriate prescription of oral nutritional supplements (ONS)
is important in tackling malnutrition in frail patients
The European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN) published new evidence-based guidelines for nutritional care in elderly patients, including the appropriate prescription of oral nutritional supplements for effective management of malnutrition, such as:9
The 'Managing Malnutrition in the Community Pathway' can be used to guide clinical decisions on nutritional support in frail patients, including when to start and when to stop ONS. The pathway is available here
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THIS SITE IS INTENDED FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS ONLY