Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Validity of Nutritional Screening Tools for Hospitalized Children

Table 2

Malnutrition prevalence based on the underlying disease.

Underlying diseaseSevere malnutritionModerate malnutrition Total ()

Oncology disorder6511
Infection disease369
Neurological disorder112
Neurological disorder with infection disease213
Neurological disorder with respiratory condition202
Gastrointestinal disease112
Renal disease101
Cardiology disease011
Respiratory disorder022