A summary on the identification and management of adult malnutrition in the community. Includes the ‘MUST’ tool and a treatment algorithm.
Concise summary on cow’s milk allergy in infants that covers history taking, diagnosis, and referral. Includes presentation and management algorithms.
A brief summary of BAPEN guidance on the assessment and management of malnutrition in lung cancer patients. It also includes a useful care pathway.
This summary on the management of anaemia in people with chronic kidney disease features a treatment algorithm to help with clinical practice.
An up-to-date summary of the recommendations set out in the NICE guideline on increasing vitamin D supplement use among groups at risk of deficiency.
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