Mini Nutritional Assessment Scale-Short Form can be useful for frailty screening in older adults


SOYSAL P. , Veronese N., Arik F., Kalan U., Smith L., IŞIK A. T.

CLINICAL INTERVENTIONS IN AGING, cilt.14, ss.693-699, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 14
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2147/cia.s196770
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL INTERVENTIONS IN AGING
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.693-699

Özet

Aim: Mini Nutritional Assessment-Short Form MNA-SF) is used to assess nutritional status in older adults, but it is not known whether it can be used to define frailty. This study was aimed to investigate whether or not MNA-SF can identify frailty status as defined by Fried's criteria.