Effect of Preoperative Hyperalimentation for Patients with Esophageal Cancer and Usefulness of the Nutritional Assessment Index

  • M. Iwasa
  • S. Ogoshi
  • S. Kitagawa
  • Y. Ohmori
  • Y. Iwasa
  • S. Mizobuchi
  • T. Tamiya
  • K. Isono
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Abstract

This study was carried out to make new indexes for nutritional assessment suitable for patients with esophageal cancer undergoing radical operation by measurement of various nutritional parameters. The effects of preoperative nutritional support on preoperative nutritional improvement and postoperative complications were also estimated.

Keywords

Cholesterol Albumin Transferrin Retinol 

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© Springer-Verlag 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Iwasa
    • 1
  • S. Ogoshi
    • 1
  • S. Kitagawa
    • 1
  • Y. Ohmori
    • 1
  • Y. Iwasa
    • 1
  • S. Mizobuchi
    • 1
  • T. Tamiya
    • 1
  • K. Isono
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryKochi Medical SchoolKochiJapan
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryChiba University School of MedicineChiba 280Japan

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