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Nutrition and the Cancer Patient

Edited by Egidio Del Fabbro, Eduardo Bruera, Wendy Demark-Wahnefried, Tim Bowling, Jane B. Hopkinson and Vickie E. Baracos

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2010 | ISBN: 9780199550197
Published online May 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191768729 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199550197.001.0001

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Nutrition and the Cancer Patient

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This comprehensive reference book provides both background information and practical, clinical advice for managing the cancer patient at all stages of their disease trajectory. It includes information that relates to patients who are continuing to receive disease-specific therapy, the cancer survivor, as well as patients with advanced or recurrent cancer receiving palliative care.

Book.  534 pages.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Medical Oncology ; Radiation Oncology ; Complementary and Alternative Medicine

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Introduction and definitions in Nutrition and the Cancer Patient

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Assessment of nutritional status in Nutrition and the Cancer Patient

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Mechanisms of primary cachexia in Nutrition and the Cancer Patient

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Appetite stimulants in Nutrition and the Cancer Patient

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Anabolic hormones in Nutrition and the Cancer Patient

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Immune modulators in Nutrition and the Cancer Patient

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Autonomic system modulators in Nutrition and the Cancer Patient

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