[Diet therapy of immunocompromised patients as exemplified in HIV-infection].

  • U. Süttmann
  • Published 1995 in Therapeutische Umschau. Revue therapeutique
Presently, there is no special nutrition for HIV-infected patients; however, there exist preliminary data suggesting that immunonutrition may have benefits in patients with AIDS. Nutritional assessment and nutritional counseling are mandatory in every patient with HIV infection. Both strategies are part of supportive care and should be done as early as… CONTINUE READING