The Resource Home care enteral feeding, editors, H. Lochs, D.R. Thomas

Home care enteral feeding, editors, H. Lochs, D.R. Thomas

Label
Home care enteral feeding
Title
Home care enteral feeding
Statement of responsibility
editors, H. Lochs, D.R. Thomas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The poor nutritional status of the elderly living at home is a widespread problem. Many have energy and nutrient intakes below international standards. Almost one in five community-dwelling older adults lives on less than 1,000 kcal/day. The causes are dependent on sociological, psychological, and physiological factors. Significant reductions in energy intake accompany medical illness, and thus a causal connection between the role of proinflammatory cytokines and illness-induced undernutrition has been alleged. This challenge has now been addressed and analyzed by an international panel of lea
Member of
Cataloging source
UKSKG
Dewey number
618.97/639
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC953.8.D54
LC item number
N47 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Nestle nutrition workshop series. Clinical & performance program,
Series volume
v. 10
Label
Home care enteral feeding, editors, H. Lochs, D.R. Thomas
Publication
Note
"10th Nestle ́Nutrition Workshop of the Clinical and Performance Nutrition Program, which took place in June 2004 in Potsdam, Germany"--Foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Malnutrition in the developing world: the lack of food scenario / D. Labadarios -- Are older people starving to death in a world of plenty? -- D.R. Thomas -- Physiological vs. pathological changes of nutritional status over life time -- M.J. Mul̈ler [and others] -- Home enteral nutrition demographics and utilization in the United States / M.H. Delegge -- Home enteral nutrition epidemiology and legislation in Europe / A. Van Gossum -- When does malnutrition become a risk? / L. Genton [and others] -- What are the goals of nutrition support? The example of home enteral nutrition / X. Hʹebuterne, S.M. Schneider, -- Oral protein and energy supplementation in older people: a systematic review of randomized trials / A.C. Milne, A. Avenell, J. Potter -- Efficacy of enteral and parenteral nutrition in cancer patients / F. Bozzetti, V. Bozzetti, -- Ethics and economics of nutritional support / A.L. Buchman -- Pathophysiology of weight loss in older persons / J.E. Morley -- Interaction between nutrition, intestinal flora and the gastrointestinal immune system / H. Lochs -- Psychoimmunology of nutrition / B. Lesourd -- How can we impact the immune system with pre- and probiotics? / E.J. Schiffrin, A. Donnet, S. Blum -- How can we modulate cytokine production and action? / L. Cynober -- How can we improve functional outcomes? / M. Elia
Control code
ocn436110965
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 256 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783318011647
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-3-318-01164-7
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36754912
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)436110965
  • karger9781429402514

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