Nutritional assessment and anemia were evaluated in 109 patients who underwent Billroth II gastrectomy for benign pathology, over a 13 year period. No serious alterations were observed. Although loss of weight occurred in about 50% of the patients, malnutrition was modest and limited to only a few patients.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Rivista Italiana di Nutrizione Parenterale ed Enterale|
|Publication status||Published - 1989|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Food Science
- Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
- Nutrition and Dietetics