Subjective versus objective nutritional assessment study in women with gynecological cancer: a prospective cohort trial.

@article{Santoso2004SubjectiveVO,
  title={Subjective versus objective nutritional assessment study in women with gynecological cancer: a prospective cohort trial.},
  author={Joseph T. Santoso and T Cannada and B O'Farrel and Krishnaswami Alladi and Robert L. Coleman},
  journal={International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society},
  year={2004},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={
          220-3
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Nutritional evaluation of cancer patients may lead to treatment intervention that reduces morbidity and mortality. This evaluation can be done subjectively or objectively. We studied the correlation between subjective and objective nutritional assessment in gynecological oncology patients. METHODS Sixty-seven consecutive patients admitted to the gynecological oncology service were prospectively evaluated by laboratory criteria using a standardized formula. The prognostic nutritional… CONTINUE READING

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