UWL: Guideline Methods (2009)
General and Specific Methods for Unintended Weight Loss (UWL) in Older Adults Guideline
Below are links to both the general methods that ADA has put in place for evidence analysis and creating the guidelines, as well as the specific search methods and criteria for each question.
Click here to view a description of the ADA's process of evidence analysis and guideline creation.
Methods for Specific Topics
To view descriptions of search criteria and findings for each topic covered in this guideline select Specific Methods from the Introduction section.
History of the Development of This Guideline
This guideline is the first edition of the ADA Unintended Weight Loss in Older Adults Evidence-Based Nutrition Practice Guideline.