Newsletters

May 16, 2017
When are alternate feeding options to be considered? -
Question #6 - If a patient is being actively treated, when is it appropriate to consider an alternate form of feeding if oral intake is inadequate?

April 27, 2017
Factors associated with patients' nutritional status after discharge from hospital

April 19, 2017
Providing nutrition care to cancer patients - 
Question #5 - Is there a role for a dietitian in a pancreatic cancer patient who is being actively treated?

March 30, 2017
Isn’t malnutrition a community problem rather than a hospital problem? - 
Question #4 - Why should we address malnutrition in hospital when it is a community issue and patients do not stay long enough in hospital for it to be corrected?

March 22, 2017
The evidence on the efficacy of nutrition interventions - 
Question #3 - What is the evidence on the efficacy of nutrition interventions to address malnutrition?

March 14, 2017
To feed or not to feed - 
Question #2 - Is it appropriate to treat an alert 90-year-old patient, admitted from a retirement home, with enteral nutrition when she has been NPO for 3 days? She has a nasal gastric tube for medication administration.

February 22, 2017
CMTF answers questions from the field - 
Question #1 - What do dietitians do beyond offering an oral nutrition supplement or a multivitamin?

January 12, 2017
The validity of the My Meal Intake Tool

April 11, 2016
The More-2-Eat Implementation Study

April 26, 2016
The power of story telling...

June 7, 2016
A patient story illustrating the importance of screening patients for nutrition risk.

August 9, 2016
Greater Niagara Hospital implements an innovative hospital volunteer mealtime assistance program

November 17, 2016
St. Michael's Hospital's creative approach to Canadian Malnutrition Week

December 21, 2016
The Economic Costs Of Hospital Malnutrition


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