Nutr Hosp 2021 Apr;38(Spec No1):19-28
U.G.C. de Endocrinología y Nutrición. Hospital Regional Universitario de Málaga. Universidad de Málaga. Instituto de Investigación Biomédica de Málaga. Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas Asociadas (CIBERDEM).
Introduction: Research in clinical nutrition and dietetics consists of "carrying out intellectual and experimental activities in a systematic way with the purpose of increasing knowledge on this topic." The biomedical research carried out in clinical nutrition and dietetics units (UNCyDs) must be clinical-translational, which is understood as the fastest way to ensure that new scientific knowledge is transferred not only to clinical research but also to clinical practice. When UNCyDs conduct research, regardless of type and extent, they achieve higher quality standards in the health care they provide to their users. Read More