Undernourishment of older people
- At: 2011 FIP Congress in Hyderabad (India)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: HASSAN, Rosa (Svalen Pharmacy, Copenhagen, Denmark)
Problem area: A significant number of older people are undernourished, and this can lead to many unnecessary and expensive hospitalizations. The National Board of Health published in 2007 that "Nutrition plays a decisive part for patients and others with a weak health. It is estimated that a third of all hospitalized patients in Denmark are.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.