Screening and Assessment Tools

Patient Awareness Tools

Ask About Your Nutrition Poster
Ask About Your Child's Nutrition Poster

Pregunte Por la Nutricion de Du Hijo
Preguntas Acerca de su Nutricion

Self-Mini Nutrition Assessment (Available in Chinese, Dutch, English, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Portuguese, Polish, Romanian, Sinhala, Spanish, Turkish and Thai)

Consensus Statement

Becker P, Carney LN, et al Consensus Statement of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics/American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition: Indicators Recommended for the Identification and Documentation of Pediatric Malnutrition (Undernutrition). Nutr Clin Pract. 2014;30:147-161.

Jane V. White, et al. "Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Characteristics Recommended for the Identification and Documentation of Adult Malnutrition (Undernutrition)". JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. May 2012 vol. 36 no. 3 275-283 

ASPEN Clinical Guidelines

Charles Mueller, et al. "Nutrition Screening, Assessment, and Intervention in Adults". JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. Jan2011; vol. 35, 1: 16-24.


Earthman CP. Body Composition Tools for Assessment of Adult Malnutrition at the Bedside: A Tutorial on Research Considerations and Clinical Applications. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2015; 39:787-822.

Jensen GL, et al. "Adult Nutrition Assessment Tutorial". JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. May 2012 36: 267-274.

Other Resources

MNA Mini® Nutritional Assessment

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Evidence Analysis – Nutrition Screening