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Overlaps Between Frailty and Nutritional Assessment

Speakers: C. Sieber on behalf of J. Bauer

Presented at: 83rd Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop: Frailty: Pathophysiology, Phenotype and Patient Care

Summary

Dr Cornel Sieber, Chair for Internal Medicine-Geriatrics at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen, Nürnberg, Germany, emphasises the importance of good nutrition for older people.  He reviews the Mini Nutritional Assessment®, and the importance of combating cachexia.