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    Nutrition Risk Screening 2002 (NRS-2002)

    Predicts risk of malnutrition in hospitalized patients, recommended by ACG guidelines.
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    • Hospitalized patients at risk for malnutrition.
    • For ICU patients, the NUTRIC Score is a more widely validated risk predictor.

    If “Yes” to any, proceed to Final Screening. If ALL 4 Initial Screening questions are “No”, then the patient is low risk by NRS-2002.
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    Consider nutrition consult in patients at risk for malnutrition.

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    Dr. Jens Kondrup
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