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July 6, 2013

Impact of nutritional state on lung transplant outcomes


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The impact of poor nutritional status on post lung transplantation outcomes is not clear, with previous studies showing conflicting impact on post operative complications and survival. This single centre retrospective study analyzed the association between markers of nutritional status (body mass index, weight/height ratio, serum albumin, total protein, immunoglobulins, and absolute lymphocyte count) and post […]

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