Changes in body composition in men and women with advanced nonsmall cell lung cancer (NSCLC) undergoing chemotherapy.

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BACKGROUND Men with nonsmall cell lung cancer (NSCLC) are more susceptible to weight loss than women. The composition and aetiology of these gender specific weight changes are not known. METHODS Measurements of body mass, body composition and energy balance (resting energy expenditure and energy intake) were made in 15 men and six women before and after… (More)

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@article{Harvie2003ChangesIB, title={Changes in body composition in men and women with advanced nonsmall cell lung cancer (NSCLC) undergoing chemotherapy.}, author={Michelle N Harvie and Ismay Campbell and Neil Thatcher and Andrew D. Baildam}, journal={Journal of human nutrition and dietetics : the official journal of the British Dietetic Association}, year={2003}, volume={16 5}, pages={323-6} }