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Abstract Number: 321

ORAL NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENTATION REDUCES READMISSION OF MALNOURISHED PATIENTS

Background: According to a report of the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) that looked at hospital admissions in 2013, the care of hospitalized malnourished patients costs twice as much as those without malnourishment due [...]

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