OUP accepted manuscript

2018 American Journal of Clinical Nutrition  
There is great overlap between the presentation of cachexia, sarcopenia, and malnutrition. Distinguishing between these conditions would allow for better targeted treatment for patients. Objectives: The aim was to systematically review validated screening tools for cachexia, sarcopenia, and malnutrition in adults and, if a combined tool is absent, make suggestions for the generation of a novel screening tool.
doi:10.1093/ajcn/nqy244 fatcat:ticc6sbxxbgn7ossakrwbuyneu