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Document Summary
Title Nutritional support and the surgical patient
Description How nutrition can help
Creation Date 08 November 2006
Doc type Article
Document Abstract:
Surveys have shown that undernutrition is prevalent amongst the surgical population and is linked to higher complication rates and length of hospital stay. This review looks at how nutritional support can help to address these problems and lead to both clinical and cost-saving benefits.
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