ERIC Number: EJ628945
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Nutrition Knowledge of Nurses in Long-Term Care Facilities.
Crogan, Neva L.; Shultz, Jill A.; Massey, Linda K.
Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, v32 n4 p171-76 Jul-Aug 2001
The average score of 44 nursing-home nurses on a nutrition knowledge questionnaire was 65%. Scores of registered nurses and licensed practical nurses were significantly different. Nutritional assessment activity correlated with nutritional knowledge. The need for further training regarding nutritional concerns of nursing-home residents was indicated. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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