The effect of chemotherapy on nutritional status and weakness in geriatric gastrointestinal system cancer patients

BICAKLI D. H. , OZVEREN A., Uslu R. , Dalak R. , Cehreli R., UYAR M. , ...More

NUTRITION, vol.47, pp.39-42, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.nut.2017.09.013
  • Title of Journal : NUTRITION
  • Page Numbers: pp.39-42


Objectives: Malnutrition is common in patients with geriatric gastrointestinal system (GIS) cancer. This study aimed to evaluate patients with geriatric GIS cancer in terms of nutritional status and weakness and determine the changes caused by chemotherapy (CT).