COAST-ES: Herramienta integral de tamizaje para adultos mayores
Egg, tomato, avocado, and spinach on toast. Photo taken 07-19-18.
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adultos mayores
pérdida de peso involuntaria
riesgo nutricional
El tamizaje

How to Cite

Alabasi, Karima, Nancy Gal, Wendy Dahl, and Daniela Mendoza. 2020. “COAST-ES: Herramienta Integral De Tamizaje Para Adultos Mayores”. EDIS 2020 (4).


El tamizaje (cribado) del riesgo nutricional es un primer paso para identificar rápidamente a las personas que pueden estar desnutridas o en riesgo de desnutrición. Una herramienta de tamizaje de detección de desnutrición debe ser fácil de usar, rápida de administrar y válida para poder identificar correctamente a las personas en riesgo de desnutrición. La Herramienta Integral de Tamizaje de Adultos Mayores (COAST, por sus siglas en inglés) es una herramienta váida y práctica para determinar si los adultos mayores que viven en la comunidad están en riesgo de desnutrición. This is the Spanish translation of FSHN20-37/FS393, COAST: A Comprehensive Older-Adult Screening Tool. Written by Karima Alabasi, Nancy J. Gal, and Wendy J. Dahl, translated by Daniela Rivero Mendoza, and published by the UF/IFAS Food Science and Human Nutrition Department.
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