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Cognition and Nutrition – At Abbott Nutrition, we are committed to scientific leadership in the emerging field of cognition and nutrition in discovering way...
Colectomy: Procedures, Complications, and Nutritional
Clifford Y. Ko, MD, MS, MSHS, FACS, FASCRS University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Department of Surgery Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Los Angeles, California, USA
Colectomies involve a surgical resection of the colon. Dr Ko describes common colon surgical procedures, and issues with hydratio...
Community Malnutrition and the Role of Nutrition Intervention
Marian A.E. de van der Schueren, PhD, RD
Although malnutrition prevalence rates are lower among community dwelling persons compared to hospitalized patients, the absolute ...
Conference Overview and Debate on The Impact of Pre-Pregnancy Nutrition
Robert Murray, MD, The Ohio State University, Department of Human Nutrition, USA
Highlights from the closing Q&A between audience members and conference speakers
Consequences of Malnutrition on Oncology Treatment
Carla Prado, PhD, RD Associate Faculty, College of Human Sciences, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, USA
The presentation emphasizes the importance of malnutrition on oncology treatment, the value of nutritional assessment and the need...

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