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- Bertoli, Simona; Battezzati, Alberto; Petruzzi, Alessandra; Leone, Alessandro; De Amicis, Ramona; Tramacere, Elena; Meda, Maddalena; Foppiani, Andrea; Silvani, Antonio; Lamperti, Elena
- Nutrition and cancer 2018 v.70 no.3 pp. 431-440
- adults; bioelectrical impedance; blood sampling; body mass index; body water; drug therapy; lean body mass; nutrition assessment; nutritional intervention; nutritional status; overweight; patients; resection; risk; screening; steroids; waist circumference
- ... Nutritional status in adults with high-grade gliomas (HGGs) has been poorly investigated. We studied anthropometrics and fat mass (FM), fat free mass (FFM), and body water in HGGs patients also in relation to disease-related variables. Fifty-one patients (17 III and 34 IV-grade) and fifty-one control group (CG) matched for sex, age, and BMI were enrolled. Neurological scales, anthropometry, bioimp ...