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Title Nutritional support in cancer and transplant patients / [edited by] Rifat Latifi, Ronald C. Merrell
Published Georgetown, Tex. : Landes Bioscience ; Austin, Tex. :, ©2001


Description 1 online resource (217 pages) : illustrations
Series Medical intelligence unit ; 25
Medical intelligence unit ; 25.
Contents Immunologic role of nutrition / Hassan A. Naama, Michael H. Torosian -- Cancer Cachexia: etiology, treatment and future research / Michael H. Torosian -- Glutamine and cancer / Barrie P. Bode, Steve F. Abcouwer, Cheng-Mao Lin -- Nutritional support in patients with head and neck cancer / Matthew E. Cohen, Rosemarie L. Fisher -- Nutritional support of gastrointestinal, pancreatic and liver cancer patients / Matthew E. Cohen -- Total parenteral nutrition in the perioperative nutrition support of cancer patients / Rifat Latifi, Ezra Steiger, John Damreis -- Cell cycle kinetics in cancer patients receiving total parenteral nutrition / Michael H. Torosian -- Plasma amino acid profile in cancer patients: moving toward a new set of tumor markers / Maurizio Muscaritoli, Michael M. Meguid, Carlo Cangiano -- Anti-methionine cancer chemotherapy: L-methionine and its potential effects for cancer therapy / Narihide Goseki, Takeshi Nagahama -- Ornithine Alpha-Ketoglutarate administration in surgical, trauma and cancer-bearing patients / Luc Cynober, Colette Coudray-Lucas -- Nutritional support after small bowel transplantation / S. Janes, S.V. Beath -- Nutritional support of patients with liver transplant / Rifat Latifi, Giacomo Basadonna, Amadeo Marcos -- Nutritional support in renal transplantation / Susan T. Crowley, Richard Formica, Antonio Cayco -- Total parenteral nutrition in patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation / Gretchen R. Kilmartin, Joel M. Rappeport, Wendy Holmes
Summary Much has been learned, great developments have occurred, and so much has been written about cancer and transplantation in the last 2-3 decades. Yet, to the author's knowledge, no monograph or book has addressed nutrition support of cancer and transplant patients together
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Cancer -- Patients -- Nutrition
Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc. -- Patients -- Nutrition
Immunosuppression -- Diet therapy
Parenteral feeding.
Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc.
Neoplasms -- diet therapy
Parenteral Nutrition
Enteral Nutrition
Organ Transplantation
Tissue Transplantation
MEDICAL -- Oncology.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Cancer.
Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc.
Parenteral feeding
Cancer -- Patients -- Nutrition
Form Electronic book
Author Latifi, Rifat
Merrell, Ronald C
ISBN 0585416966