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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 8744
Country/Territory Japan
2014-01-05 11:42
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2014-06-21 13:56
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Topic Highlights
Article Title Nutrition and exercise in the management of liver cirrhosis
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Nobuyuki Toshikuni, Tomiyasu Arisawa and Mikihiro Tsutsumi
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Corresponding Author Nobuyuki Toshikuni, MD, Department of Gastroenterology, Kanazawa Medical University, 1-1 Daigaku, Uchinada-machi, Ishikawa 920-0293, Japan. n.toshikuni@gmail.com
Key Words Liver cirrhosis; Protein-energy malnutrition; Sarcopenia; Obesity; Exercise
Core Tip Recent studies have shown that sarcopenia is a predictor of poor survival in liver cirrhosis (LC) patients. LC-associated sarcopenia develops based on impaired nutrient metabolism and decreased physical activity. To improve this condition, nutrition and exercise management is imperative. Energy intake with branched chain amino acid supplementation is a promising method for nutrition management. Exercise can increase skeletal muscle volume and strength; however, nutritional status and LC complications should be assessed before exercise management begins. Obesity is another health issue for LC patients; improvement of insulin resistance is a key component in nutrition and exercise management for obese LC patients.
Publish Date 2014-06-21 13:56
Citation Toshikuni N, Arisawa T, Tsutsumi M. Nutrition and exercise in the management of liver cirrhosis. World J Gastroenterol 2014; 20(23): 7286-7297
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v20/i23/7286.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v20.i23.7286
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Peer-review Report 8744-Peer review.pdf
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