Summary of NICE guidance for Nutrition support in adults

Karoline Brennan, Senior Medicines Information Pharmacist, North West Medicines Information CentreSource North West Medicines Information CentrePublished

This edition of NICE Bites reflects current NICE guidance (as at November 2020). Please go to NICE to check for any recent updates to this guideline.

NICE Bites is a monthly bulletin which summarises key prescribing points from NICE guidance. NICE Bites No 36, November 2011 includes one topic: Nutrition support in adults (NICE CG32). Sections covered include: malnutrition screen, recognition and identification, treatment, monitoring, prescribing advice, starting and stopping nutrition, refeeding problems and support in the community.