Enteral tube feeding in a cohort of chronic hemodialysis patients.

Abstract

Malnutrition affects up to half of all chronic dialysis patients and is an important predictor of mortality, but the efficacy of interventions designed to improve the nutritional status of dialysis patients has been poorly studied. Specifically, although enteral tube feeding is often cited as an important option in the treatment of malnourished dialysis… (More)

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@article{Holley2002EnteralTF, title={Enteral tube feeding in a cohort of chronic hemodialysis patients.}, author={Jean L. Holley and Judy Kirk}, journal={Journal of renal nutrition : the official journal of the Council on Renal Nutrition of the National Kidney Foundation}, year={2002}, volume={12 3}, pages={177-82} }