Evaluation of the efficacy of six nutritional screening tools to predict malnutrition in the elderly
Clinical Nutrition, 05/25/2012
Poulia KA et al. – Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool (MUST) seem to be the most valid in the evaluation of the risk for malnutrition in the elderly upon admission to the hospital. Nutritional Risk Screening 2002 (NRS 2002) was found to overestimate nutritional risk in the elderly.