Effects of nutritional status and dietetic interventions on survival in Cystic Fibrosis patients before and after lung transplantation.

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BACKGROUND This study retrospectively investigated nutritional status, dietetic intervention and intake in Cystic Fibrosis (CF) patients before and after lung transplantation (LTX). METHODS Body Mass Index (BMI), Fat Free Mass Index (FFMI) and nutritional intake were retrieved from 75 out-patients aged 15-53 years. Patients were seen every 3-4 months… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcf.2013.08.009

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