L-Alanin-L-glutamine supplementation improves the outcome after colorectal surgery for cancer


Oguz M., Kerem M., Bedirli A., Mentes B. B., Sakrak O., Salman B., ...More

COLORECTAL DISEASE, vol.9, no.6, pp.515-520, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2006.01174.x
  • Journal Name: COLORECTAL DISEASE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.515-520
  • Keywords: colorectal cancer, glutamine, complication, anastomosis, SUBJECTIVE GLOBAL ASSESSMENT, NUTRITION, GUT, MALNUTRITION, ORGAN
  • Gazi University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objective To investigate the effect of L-alanine--glutamine (Gln) on postoperative complication rate and duration of hospitalization in patients operated for colorectal cancer.