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  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)

    A non-invasive imaging technique that allows for detailed examination of the brain. 

  • Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool (MUST)

    A screening tool consisting of five steps to help identify which adults are malnourished or at risk of malnourishment. 

  • Meta-analysis

    A statistical technique for combining the results of a number of studies that address the same question and report on the same outcomes to produce a summary result. 

  • Mouth care

    Also referred to as oral health care. Refers to the promotion and maintenance of a clean oral cavity including the teeth, gums, cheeks, tongue and palate.  A clean mouth requires the removal of traces of food and debris and dental plaque. 

  • MRI with diffusion-weighted imaging

    This type of scan shows areas of recent ischaemic brain damage. 

  • Musculoskeletal pain

    Pain of the muscles and/or joints. 

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