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- Beck, C. E.; Lin, A.; Robbins, R. C.; Dosanjh, A. K.
- Nutrition in clinical practice 1997 v.12 no.5 pp. 216-221
- postoperative complications, etc ; Whites; adults; albumins; body mass index; bronchiolitis; cholesterol; cystic fibrosis; data collection; diabetes mellitus; globulins; hematocrit; hospitals; lung function; lungs; malnutrition; multivariate analysis; nutrient content; nutritional status; patients; protein content; risk factors; surgery; Show all 23 Subjects
- ... Cystic fibrosis (CF) is the most common lethal genetic disease of the white population and is associated with malnutrition. In patients undergoing thoracic surgery, poor nutrition is a risk factor for postoperative complications. The aim of this study is to characterize the nutritional profiles of CF patients undergoing pulmonary transplantation (heart-lung or bilateral lung) at our medical center ...