Published in Cancer Weekly, November 1st, 2005
According to recent research published in the Journal of Surgical Oncology, "Important physiological changes occur after major abdominal surgery. Cellular and morphological changes follow a period of malnutrition."
"Enteral feeding is an important strategy for maintaining gut integrity and function. Controversies remain on the use of feeding jejunostomy after major abdominal surgery and its use had not gained widespread acceptance," explained G.S. Sica and colleagues, University of Roma Tor Vergata.
"The records of 262 consecutive...
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