Enteral feeding and early outcomes of patients undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation following myeloablative conditioning.

@article{Seguy2006EnteralFA,
  title={Enteral feeding and early outcomes of patients undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation following myeloablative conditioning.},
  author={David Seguy and C{\'e}line Berthon and Jean-Baptiste Micol and St{\'e}phane Darr{\'e} and J H Dalle and Sylvain Neuville and Francis Bauters and J B Jouet and Ibrahim Yakoub-Agha},
  journal={Transplantation},
  year={2006},
  volume={82 6},
  pages={835-9}
}
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of enteral nutrition on early outcome of patients after myeloablative allogeneic stem cell transplantation (allo-SCT). From January 2001 to January 2003, 22 patients agreed to receive enteral nutrition via a nasogastric feeding tube; the remaining 23 patients received parenteral nutrition (n=22) or standard oral feeding (n=1). Early complications and factors influencing 100-day overall survival (OS) were investigated. Patients who received… CONTINUE READING