Guidelines

SASPEN Guidelines

The GLIM Approach

After reaching global consensus, the Global Leadership Initiative on Malnutrition (GLIM) proposed criteria for the diagnosis of malnutrition in the clinical setting.

 

The GLIM definition of malnutrition is based on 5 diagnostic criteria: 3 phenotypic (clinical findings) and 2 aetiologic (causes).

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The GLIM definition of malnutrition is based on 5 diagnostic crit