A prospective randomized study of adjuvant parenteral nutrition in the treatment of diffuse lymphoma: effect on drug tolerance.

@article{Popp1981APR,
  title={A prospective randomized study of adjuvant parenteral nutrition in the treatment of diffuse lymphoma: effect on drug tolerance.},
  author={Manfred Popp and Richard I. Fisher and Richard M. Simon and Murray F. Brennan},
  journal={Cancer treatment reports},
  year={1981},
  volume={65 Suppl 5},
  pages={129-35}
}
Total parenteral nutrition (TPN) has been suggested as a useful addition to chemotherapy of malignant disease in the hope of decreasing drug toxicity and increasing drug tolerance. In this study, 17 of 36 patients given chemotherapy for advanced diffuse lymphoma were randomly selected to receive TPN. The dose of the chemotherapeutic agents to be… CONTINUE READING