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  • Online publication date: April 2014

14 - Nutritional support of critically ill cancer patients

from Section 4 - Nutritional Support for Specific Conditions and Pathologies

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BaldwinC, SpiroA, AhernR, EmeryPW. Oral nutritional interventions in malnourished patients with cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Natl Cancer Inst 2012;104:371–385.
BozzettiF, GavazziC, MiceliR, et al. Perioperative total parenteral nutrition in malnourished, gastrointestinal cancer patients: a randomized, clinical trial. J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2000;24:7–14.
BrardL, WeitzenS, Strubel-LaganSL, et al. The effect of total parenteral nutrition on the survival of terminally ill ovarian cancer patients. Gynecol Oncol 2006;103:176–180.
CharuhasPM, FosbergKL, BruemmerB, et al. A double-blind randomized trial comparing outpatient parenteral nutrition with intravenous hydration: effect on resumption of oral intake after marrow transplantation. J Parenter Enteral Nutri 1997;21:157–161.
DewysWD, BeggC, LavinPT, et al. Prognostic effect of weight loss prior to chemotherapy in cancer patients. Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group. Am J Med 1980;69:491–497.
FanST, LoCM, LaiEC, et al. Perioperative nutritional support in patients undergoing hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma. N Engl J Med 1994;331:1547–1552.
HalfdanarsonTR, ThordardottirE, WestCP, JatoiA. Does dietary counseling improve quality of life in cancer patients? A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Support Oncol 2008;6:234–237.
HodaD, JatoiA, BurnesJ, et al. Should patients with advanced, incurable cancers ever be sent home with total parenteral nutrition? A single institution’s 20-year experience. Cancer 2005;103:863–868.
American College of Physicians. Parenteral nutrition in patients receiving cancer chemotherapy. Ann Intern Med 1989;110:734–736.
The Veterans Affairs Total Parenteral Nutrition Cooperative Study Group. Perioperative total parenteral nutrition in surgical patients. 1991;325:525–532.
WeisdorfSA, LysneJ, WindD, et al. Positive effect of prophylactic total parenteral nutrition on long-term outcome of bone marrow transplantation. Transplantation 1987;43:833–838.