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Outcome Index of Buzby et al

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Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology

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Buzby et al developed an outcome index for identifying a malnourished surgical patient at risk for complications following surgery. This can help identify a patient who may benefit from more aggressive management. The authors are from the VA Medical Centers in Philadelphia and San Antomio, the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio and Loyola University in Chicago.

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