The Effect of Parenteral Nutrition Supplement on Esophagectomy Patients

NCT ID: NCT01669356


Title
The Effect of Parenteral Nutrition Supplement Versus Enteral Nutrition Alone on Nutrition Status After Esophagectomy: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial
Purpose
Malnutrition is common in esophagus cancer patients, especially after surgery therapy. Whether parenteral supplement with enteral nutrtion is benificial for patients after esophagectomy is controversial, when compared with enteral nutrition alone. In this study, the investigators are to examine the effect of enteral nutrition supplemented with parenteral nutrtion on nutrition status after esophagectomy.
Details
Conditions
Esophagus Cancer
Keywords
malnutrition, parenteral supplement, rest metabolic rate, postoperative complications
Source
Shanghai Zhongshan Hospital
Sponsors
Shanghai Zhongshan Hospital
Status
Completed
Acronym
Last Updated
29 Mar 2014
URL
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Locations
China