This comprehensive text focuses on the nature of malnutrition in Cystic Fibrosis (CF), its manage-ment and prevention, and on the interrelated topic of gastroin-testinal manifestations of CF, many of which have only recently been characterized and defined. This valuable book serves as a basis for subsequent research and the institution of programs to reverse or prevent nutritional and gastrointestinal manifesta-tion. It is a welcome new text for direct-care givers of CF pa-tients, particularly physicians, gastroenterologists, and nutri-tionists as well as researchers.between malnutrition and declining pulmonary function comes from several recent studies of long-term nutritional ... D. J., and Shepherd, R. W., A Cross sectional study of pulmonary and nutritional status of children with Cystic Fibrosis , J. Food.
|Author||:||Ross W. Shepherd, Geoffrey J. Cleghorn|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1989-09-30|