Natural ghrelin in advanced cancer patients with cachexia, a case series
David Blum, Susanne De Wolf-Linder, Rolf Oberholzer, Michael Brändle, Thomas Hundsberger & Florian Strasser
Ghrelin was safe in advanced patients with cancer cachexia without dose-limiting toxicity and well tolerated. The intervention was very complex, and the number of patients included was small. There was a positive effect on nutritional intake and patient narratives.
|citation||Blum D, de Wolf-Linder S, Oberholzer R, Brändle M, Hundsberger T, Strasser F. Natural ghrelin in advanced cancer patients with cachexia, a case series. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle 2021;.|
|type||journal paper/review (English)|
|date of publishing||15-01-2021|
|journal title||J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle|