Melinda Ziemann
Boston Children's Hospital
Publications 1
#1Melinda White (UQ: University of Queensland)H-Index: 10
#2Melinda Ziemann (Boston Children's Hospital)
Last.Anne Bernard (UQ: University of Queensland)H-Index: 5
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Summary Background and aims Children with extended hospital stays are at risk of nutritional deterioration making regular nutrition screening throughout their admission an integral part of the nutrition care pathway. The purpose of this study was to design and validate a simple, quick and universal weekly rescreening tool to identify hospital acquired nutritional deterioration during a child's hospital stay. Methods A prospective, longitudinal sample of children aged 0–16 years admitted to a pae...