Malnutrition is underestimated in The Nederlands, WHO CARES?

Malnutrition is underestimated in the Netherlands, WHO CARES? Malnutrition in elderly people living at home                                    Recently, I visited an 87 year old single lady, who lives independently in a small village. Her memory has deteriorated and walking is becoming more difficult for her. She stays inside and gets few visitors. She is thin. Recently, home […]

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Prevention of decubitus pays off

Prevention of decubitus pays off Good and affordable healthcare is possible when medical practitioners look beyond the disorder and also focus on a better quality of life for the patient. An 88 year old woman who suffered from dementia and atrial fibrillation had a hip fracture and was operated. Given the circumstances, her condition was […]