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Table 2 Results of nutrition screening using different formats of the MNA-SF within general practices

From: Feasibility of implementing routine nutritional screening for older adults in Australian general practices: a mixed-methods study

Clinic Version of MNA-SF Malnourished At risk Well-nourished Total
1 (regional) Electronic (iPad) 4 17 53 74
5.4% 23.0% 71.6%  
2 (metro) Paper based 2 12 13 27
7.4% 44.4% 48.1%  
3 (rural) Self-completed by patients 1 10 31 42
2.4% 23.8% 73.8%  
Paper based by staff 0 9 33 42
0% 21.4% 78.6%  
All practices (Completed by staff) 6 38 99 143
4.2% 26.6% 69.2%