Health Professional Information & Resources

There are many high quality resources available that will help guide and inform your clinical nutrition practice and assist in directing your patients and their caregivers to appropriate and credible sources.

Preventing Cancer Malnutrition: Information for Health Professionals

  • Fact sheet coming soon

Malnutrition Screening Tool

This online and paper-based Malnutrition Screening Tool can be used by your patients to find out about their weight and the food they eat. The tool is available in 11 languages.  

  1. English
  2. Arabic
  3. Greek
  4. Spanish
  5. Croatian
  6. Italian
  7. Macedonian
  8. Turkish
  9. Vietnamese
  10. Traditional Chinese (Cantonese)
  11. Simplified Chinese (Mandarin)

Preventing weight loss for people with cancer - fact sheet

This fact sheet, available in 11 languages, provides information for health professionals and patients about preventing and managing malnutrition following a cancer diagnosis and during treatment. 

  1. English
  2. Arabic
  3. Greek
  4. Spanish
  5. Croatian
  6. Italian 
  7. Macedonian
  8. Turkish
  9. Vietnamese
  10. Traditional Chinese (Cantonese)
  11. Simplified Chinese (Mandarin)

Directory of Victorian Oncology Dietetic Services

This 2018 Directory provides options for referral to dietetic services in Victoria , specifically for patients with cancer.

  • Directory of Victorian Oncology Dietetic Services