Quality standard measure: The proportion of people in care settings who are screened for the risk of malnutrition using a validated screening tool.
What was measured: Proportion of patients admitted to a gastroenterology ward who had a completed screening for malnutrition on admission using The Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool (MUST).
Data collection end: November 2012
Number that met the criteria: 10 / 28
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