Subjective Global Assessment


Subjective Global Assessment
a method of rating a patient's nutritional status, with subjective observations being given values on an ordinal scale; factors assessed include weight change, appetite or anorexia, subcutaneous tissue and muscle, gastrointestinal symptoms, and others.

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