Malnutrition treatment and follow-up in clinical nutrition outpatient clinics associated with increased muscle mass

Saka B., Bektas M., Bakkaloglu O. K., Amikishiyev S., Sarıbeyliler G., Tiryaki T. O., ...More

NUTRITION, vol.101, 2022 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 101
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.nut.2022.111680
  • Journal Name: NUTRITION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, PASCAL, Aquatic Science & Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA), CAB Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, Food Science & Technology Abstracts, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Keywords: Skeletal muscle, sarcopenia, malnutrition, outpatients, treatment, OLDER-ADULTS, SARCOPENIA, FRAILTY
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: Clinical nutrition outpatient clinics (CNOCs) are the mainstay of the nutrition bundle in hospitals. They are important for the diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up of outpatients with malnutrition (MN) and sarcopenia. The aim of this study was to evaluate changes in muscle mass during the treatment of MN in patients admitted to CNOCs.