ESPEN guidelines on nutrition in cancer patients

Impact: Health Impact

Description of impact

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European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN)
a. ESPEN guidelines on nutrition in cancer patients ( / These guidelines are reflective of the critical importance nutrition plays in the survival and quality of life of patients with cancer. The guidelines have also been officially endorsed by 3 world renowned organizations: European Society of Surgical Oncology; The European Association for Palliative care; and The Chinese Society of Clinical Oncology. These organisations are committed to facilitating the availability of quality guidelines and are dedicated to advancing science through multi-disciplinary collaboration and care so as to benefit patients and their carers.
Impact statusCompleted
Impact date2016
Category of impactHealth Impact
Impact levelEngagement