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Malnutrition: Identifying Nutritional Risk and Implications in Patient Care with Dr. Ryan Hurt

In this presentation, Dr. Ryan Hurt discusses malnutrition by first describing the concept of nutritional risk in both hospital and ambulatory patients. He then explains how to recognize the complications associated with sarcopenia in elderly populations as well as different strategies to diagnose and treat patients at high nutritional risk.

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Ryan T. Hurt, M.D., Ph.D.


Dr. Ryan Hurt currently works at the Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research. Ryan does research in Internal Medicine (General Medicine).  He is an internist at the Mayo Clinic in the departments: endocrinology, diabetes, metabolism and nutrition, gastroenterology and hepatology, and general internal medicine. Learn more here.

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