Document Detail


Nutritional management of patients with intestinal graft-versus-host disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6796619     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Gastrointestinal Graft-Versus-Host Disease (GI GVHD) may occur following bone marrow transplantation for the treatment of acute leukemia or aplastic anemia. The resulting GI damage leads to symptoms including altered intestinal mobility, malabsorption, and protein losing enteropathy. A five-phase nutritinal regimen has been developed to supply adequate nutrient support, promote intestinal healing, reduce GI symptoms, and satisfy individual dietary preferences. The patient and family are integrally involved in the dietary planning and care. Dietary compliance is promoted through the use of nutrition education materials which explain GI GVHD and provide nutritional guidelines and their rationale.
Authors:
J M Gauvreau; P Lenssen; C L Cheney; S N Aker; M L Hutchinson; K V Barale
Related Documents :
12201469 - Transplantation-associated thrombotic microangiopathy is associated with transplantatio...
8733699 - Effect of deoxyspergualin on graft-versus-host disease and graft- versus-leukemia in mice.
11924919 - Allogeneic transplantation across major hla barriers.
11167809 - Cytomegalovirus seropositivity adversely influences outcome after t-depleted unrelated ...
11535499 - Chronic graft-versus-host disease after allogeneic blood stem cell transplantation.
14660049 - Selected cd34 blood cell allografts for older patients: low transplant-related mortalit...
18994679 - What is left to justify the use of chlorhexidine in hand hygiene?
7644769 - Doppler ultrasound in renal disease: not quite "the answer to a maiden's prayer".
10079909 - Cholestasis and end-stage liver disease.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the American Dietetic Association     Volume:  79     ISSN:  0002-8223     ISO Abbreviation:  J Am Diet Assoc     Publication Date:  1981 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-02-25     Completed Date:  1982-02-25     Revised Date:  2007-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7503061     Medline TA:  J Am Diet Assoc     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  673-7     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Bone Marrow Transplantation
Diet
Graft vs Host Reaction*
Humans
Intestinal Diseases / diet therapy*,  etiology
Parenteral Nutrition, Total
Time Factors
Grant Support
ID/Acronym/Agency:
CA 18029/CA/NCI NIH HHS

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Clinical and immunologic evaluation of glutaraldehyde-modified tyrosine-adsorbed short ragweed extra...
Next Document:  Histochemical demonstration of enzyme activity changes in the regio postcentralis of the mouse brain...