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Sponsored feature: Identification of malnutrition in COPD patients

Sponsored feature: Identification of malnutrition in COPD patients

Publication date: Thursday, 03 August 2017
Contributor(s): Bev Bostock-Cox

People with COPD should be reviewed at least annually according to the Quality and Outcomes Framework.  However, there is little mention of the importance of assessing nutritional status and no ‘QOF’ points for doing so. This article describes the assessment and management of patients with COPD who may be at risk of malnutrition.

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The opinions, data and statements that appear in this article are those of the author. The article was sponsored with an educational grant from Nutricia
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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 1, Number 1, BJPCN Online 2017
Contributor(s): Bev Bostock-Cox

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