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Nutrition and Pharmacological Algorithm for Oncology Patients Study

2019-11-12 18:25:33 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Loss of appetite is a common symptom of patients with cancer and can cause distress which impacts patients and caregivers. Patients diagnosed with head/neck, lung or pancreatic cancer will be recruited for this study to decrease the suffering and distress associated with eating during cancer treatment and improve the quality of life of patients by implementing an algorithm utilizing nutrition intervention and appetite stimulants.

Study Design

Conditions

Oncologic Complications

Intervention

Dexamethasone, Dronabinol, Mirtazapine, Nutrition Intervention

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Montefiore Medical Center

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-11-12T18:25:33-0500

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