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Anabolic agents: Adjuncts to nutrition support
Nutrition in Clinical Practice
  • Jane M. Gervasio, Butler University
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
6-1-2004
DOI
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0115426504019003263
Abstract
Anabolic agents as adjuncts to nutrition support therapy have been used to improve malnutrition and establish anabolism. Growth hormone, insulin-like growth factor, and anabolic steroids have been studied for their potential to reverse the catabolic process and promote anabolism. This paper reviews several anabolic agents and their possible role in nutrition support therapy.
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This is a post-print version of this article. The version of record is available at Sage Journals.

Citation Information
Jane M. Gervasio. "Anabolic agents: Adjuncts to nutrition support" Nutrition in Clinical Practice Vol. 19 Iss. 3 (2004) p. 263 - 273
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jane_gervasio/7/