BPG is committed to discovery and dissemination of knowledge
Articles Published Processes
2/5/2015 4:29:00 PM | Browse: 717 | Download: 715
Publication Name World Journal of Clinical Cases
Manuscript ID 12834
Country/Territory
Received
2014-07-28 10:15
Peer-Review Started
2014-07-28 18:20
To Make the First Decision
2014-09-16 10:59
Return for Revision
2014-09-18 10:31
Revised
2014-10-09 00:00
Second Decision
2014-10-29 17:51
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2014-10-29 18:48
Articles in Press
2014-10-29 18:48
Publication Fee Transferred
Edit the Manuscript by Language Editor
Typeset the Manuscript
2015-01-22 09:28
Publish the Manuscript Online
2015-02-05 16:28
ISSN 2307-8960 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article which was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
Copyright © The Author(s) 2015. Published by Baishideng Publishing Group Inc. All rights reserved.
Article Reprints For details, please visit: http://www.wjgnet.com/bpg/gerinfo/247
Permissions For details, please visit: http://www.wjgnet.com/bpg/gerinfo/207
Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Category Nutrition and Dietetics
Manuscript Type Minireviews
Article Title Review on microbiota and effectiveness of probiotics use in older
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Mariangela Rondanelli, Attilio Giacosa, Milena Anna Faliva, Simone Perna, Francesca Allieri and Anna Maria Castellazzi
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Mariangela Rondanelli, Professor, Department of Public Health, Experimental and Forensic Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pavia, Azienda di Servizi alla Persona di Pavia, Pavia 27100, Italy. mariangela.rondanelli@unipv.it
Keywords Microbiota; Elderly; Probiotics; Antibiotic-associated diarrhea; Constipation
Core Tip The intestinal microbiota of elderly manifested a reduction in the diversity, characterized by a large interindividual variability, with lower numbers of Firmicutes, Bifidobacteria, Clostridium cluster XIV, Faecalibacterium Prausnitzii, Blautia coccoides-Eubacterium rectal and higher in Enterobacteriaceae and Bacteroidetes. These derangements may not necessarily aging-correlated, but they can be consequent to the decline of general state of health, malnutrition and increased use of drugs. As regards probiotics, the main double-blind studies in the elderly have shown that use is safe and could represent an interesting support to reduced frequency and/or duration of antibiotic-associated diarrhea, other than to help for constipation.
Publish Date 2015-02-05 16:28
Citation Rondanelli M, Giacosa A, Faliva MA, Perna S, Allieri F, Castellazzi AM. Review on microbiota and effectiveness of probiotics use in older. World J Clin Cases 2015; 3(2): 156-162
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2307-8960/full/v3/i2/156.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.12998/wjcc.v3.i2.156
Full Article (PDF) WJCC-3-156.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJCC-3-156.doc
Manuscript File 12834-Review.doc
Answering Reviewers 12834-Answering reviewers.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 12834-Copyright assignment.pdf
Peer-review Report 12834-Peer review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 12834-CrossCheck.jpg
Scientific Editor Work List 12834-Scientific editor work list.pdf