Priority 1 from the Nutritional Screening and Malnutrition PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: How can early intervention be initiated in vulnerable groups to help prevent malnutrition? (JLA PSP Priority 1)
|JLA question ID
|Not available for this PSP
|Health Research Classification System category
|Generic health relevance
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|Is early intervention in vulnerable groups beneficial? ~ Is malnutrition reactionary or is prevention recognised in at risk groups? ~ Whether it’s better to treat someone before they become malnourished and dehydrated or after because most doctors favour the latter! I want to know how early intervention can improve patient outcomes.
|2 x healthcare professionals, 1 x patients
|PSP unique ID
|Nutritional Screening and Malnutrition
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|81 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|7 June 2019