The cost of disease-related malnutrition in the UK
The cost of disease-related malnutrition in the UK and economic considerations for the use of oral nutritional supplements (ONS) in adults. Health Economic Report on Malnutrition in the UK.
Chairman and Editor: Professor Marinos Elia.
Yesterday at The Kings Fund in London a new report was launched.
Marino Elia, Professor of Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism at the University of Southampton and BAPEN Malnutrition Action Group and lead author of the report, comments: 2This is an issue that cannot be ignored. We are spending extremely large amounts of money on this problem - a problem which could be readily helped by doing simple things well.
To find out more please following these links:
Short version - http://bapen.org.uk/pdfs/economic-report-short.pdf