Supplement improves nutrition and stresses caused by examination-associated fasting in patients with liver cirrhosis.

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AIM Cirrhotic patients tend to develop malnutrition by fasting, yet the importance of nutritional care during examination-associated fasting has not been investigated. This study aimed to examine the effects of a nutritional supplement on nutrition and stresses caused by examination-associated fasting in cirrhotic patients. METHODS Twenty-nine cirrhotic… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1872-034X.2008.00390.x

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