Nutrition in liver disease

Recent studies are conducted with view of nutrition in liver disease. Skeletal muscle loss on CT has been associated with accelerated mortality in cirrhotic patients, in overweight cirrhotic patients, in cirrhotic patients awaiting index transplant, and in patients receiving a orthotopic liver transplant.   In a retrospective evaluation of fifty-one pediatric PNALD patients with cirrhosis,… Continue reading Nutrition in liver disease