HSRU's Professor Alison Avenell will be taking part in an online session presented by FFN Fragility Fracture Network on 1 December 2020 at 12.00pm.
This session will introduce the impact of malnutrition on patients with hip fracture and evidence for the importance of nutritional management including from Professor Avenell’s Cochrane reviews. It will consider the typical patient with hip fracture, their likely pathway to the acute setting and issues of ethics, consent, engagement, and nutritional screening in vulnerable patients. Finally, it will review the evidence for the use of oral nutritional supplements in patients with hip fracture.
Click the following link for more information and for the link to join the session - FFN_Advert_Webinar.pdf