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Table 3 Nutrition status of the study participants by Patient Scored Subjective Global assessment

From: Nutritional status of cancer outpatients using scored patient generated subjective global assessment in two cancer treatment centers, Nairobi, Kenya

Variable Description Number Percent
Nutrition status Well-nourished (SGA-A) 325 69.0
Moderate or suspected Malnutrition(SGA-B) 93 19.7
Severely Malnourished(SGA-C) 53 11.3
PGSGA score Mean(SD) 6.76(5.17)
PGSGA score classification Reassurance and follow up 81 17.2
Nutrition Education 67 14.2
Symptom management/Nutrition counseling 164 34.8
Critical Nutrition Care 159 33.8