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Malnutrition

Information for healthcare professionals to learn more about the nutritional management of patients with malnutrition.

Guigoz, Y. et al. 2021. Nutritional Assessment in Older Adults: MNA® 25 years of a Screening Tool & a Reference Standard for Care and Research; What Next?

Nutritional Assessment In Older Adults : MNA® 25 Years

The MNA® (Mini Nutrition Assessment) tool was designed and validated in numerous studies in Europe and the U.S over the course of 5 years. At the publication date of this paper, the MNA® was utilised in over 2000 clinical research all over the world, ranging from community care to hospital settings. This paper reviews 30 years of clinical research and practice which has utilised the MNA® tool worldwide.