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Title Nutrients and foods in AIDS / edited by Ronald R. Watson
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, [1998]


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Description 228 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series CRC series in modern nutrition
Modern nutrition (Boca Raton, Fla.)
Contents Sect. 1. Nutrition and AIDS. Ch. 1. Trace elements, free radicals, and HIV progression / Brigitte Dousset, Francois Hussenet and Francine Belleville. Ch. 2. Selenium and AIDS / Joel Constans. Ch. 3. The thiols glutathione, cysteine, and homocysteine in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection / F. Muller, P. Aukrust and A. M. Svardal [et al.]. Ch. 4. Nutritional aspects of neuropsychological function in HIV/AIDS / Marianna K. Baum and Gail Shor-Posner. Ch. 5. Lauric oils as antimicrobial agents: theory of effect, scientific rationale, and dietary application as adjunct nutritional support for HIV-infected individuals / Mary G. Enig. Ch. 6. Experimental studies with antioxidants / Raxit J. Jariwalla -- Sect. 2. Absorption and AIDS. Ch. 7. Appetite and energy intake in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and AIDS / Carolyn D. Summerbell. Ch. 8. Assessing the role of intestinal absorption, permeability, and nutrition in AIDS patients / Michael Ott and Bernhard Lembcke. Ch. 9. Malabsorption of nutrients and drugs in patients with AIDS and mycobacteriosis and their obviation by parenteral therapy / Lawrence A. Cone. Ch. 10. Malabsorption and microsporidia / Lawrence A. Cone. Ch. 11. The role of home-delivered meals and community-based medical nutrition therapy in HIV care / Dorothy C. Humm and Bruce C. Oliver -- Sect. 3. Animal models for nutrition and AIDS. Ch. 12. T cell receptor peptide and immune modulation / Bailin Liang, James Y. Wang and Ronald R. Watson. Ch. 13. Antioxidants and AIDS / Zhen Zhang, Paula Inserra and Bailin Liang [et al.]. Ch. 14. Vitamin E supplementation retards the development of acquired immune deficiency syndrome / James Y. Wang and Bailin Liang -- Sect. 4. Fruits and HIV progression. Ch. 15. Pomegranate: a role in health promotion and AIDS? / Jeongmin Lee and Ronald R. Watson. Ch. 16. Cranberry: a role in health promotion / Jeongmin Lee and Ronald R. Watson
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject AIDS (Disease) -- Diet therapy.
AIDS (Disease) -- Nutritional aspects.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- diet therapy.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- metabolism.
Author Watson, Ronald R. (Ronald Ross)
LC no. 97048635
ISBN 084938561X (alk. paper)