TITLE

Protein-energy malnutrition in liver cirrhosis

AUTHOR(S)
Moriwaki, Hisataka
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Journal of Gastroenterology;2002, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p578
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses information on protein-energy malnutrition, a common manifestation in cirrhotic patients. Clinical management of liver cirrhosis; Actions needed to alleviate protein malnutrition; Effect of an oral branched-chain amino acid-enriched nutrient mixture on the severe catabolic state after prolonged fasting in cirrhotic patients.
ACCESSION #
7049113

 

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