Malnutrition in older patients with cancer: Appraisal of the Mini Nutritional Assessment, weight loss, and body mass index

Xiaotao Zhang, Ming Sun, June M. McKoy, Nizar Noor Ali Bhulani, Vicente Valero, Carlos H. Barcenas, Uday R. Popat, Meghan Karuturi Sri, Jay B. Shah, Colin P. Dinney, Ann Marie Hedberg, Richard Champlin, Debu Tripathy, Holly M. Holmes, John R. Stroehlein, Beatrice J. Edwards*

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3 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)81-83
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Geriatric Oncology
Volume9
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 2018

Keywords

  • BMI
  • Cachexia
  • Kappa
  • Malnutrition
  • Mini Nutritional Assessment
  • Older cancer patients
  • Sarcopenia
  • Weight loss

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Geriatrics and Gerontology

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Zhang, X., Sun, M., McKoy, J. M., Bhulani, N. N. A., Valero, V., Barcenas, C. H., Popat, U. R., Sri, M. K., Shah, J. B., Dinney, C. P., Hedberg, A. M., Champlin, R., Tripathy, D., Holmes, H. M., Stroehlein, J. R., & Edwards, B. J. (2018). Malnutrition in older patients with cancer: Appraisal of the Mini Nutritional Assessment, weight loss, and body mass index. Journal of Geriatric Oncology, 9(1), 81-83. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jgo.2017.07.012