Stig Bengmark

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Randomized pilot trial of a synbiotic dietary supplement in chronic HIV-1 infection
    Marco Schunter
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:84. 2012
  2. pmc Nutrition of the critically ill — a 21st-century perspective
    Stig Bengmark
    Division of Surgery and Interventional Science, University College London, 4th Floor, 74 Huntley Street, London, WC1E 6AU, UK
    Nutrients 5:162-207. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Gut microbiota, immune development and function
    Stig Bengmark
    Division of Surgery and Interventional Science, University College London, 4th Floor, 74 Huntley Street, London WC1E 6AU, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Pharmacol Res 69:87-113. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint [Bio-ecological control of chronic liver disease and encephalopathy]
    S Bengmark
    Division of Surgery and Interventional Science, University College, London, UK
    Minerva Med 102:309-19. 2011
  5. pmc Pro- and synbiotics to prevent sepsis in major surgery and severe emergencies
    Stig Bengmark
    Department of Surgery, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Nutrients 4:91-111. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Bio-ecological control of acute pancreatitis: the role of enteral nutrition, pro and synbiotics
    Stig Bengmark
    Institute of Hepatology, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 8:557-61. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of some pre-, pro- and synbiotics in critically ill patients
    Stig Bengmark
    Department of Hepatology, London Medical School, University College, Liver Institute, 69 75 Chenies Mews, London WC1E 6HX, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 17:833-48. 2003
  8. pmc Aggressive management of surgical emergencies
    Stig Bengmark
    Institute of Hepatology, University College London, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:624-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Enteral nutrition in HPB surgery: past and future
    Stig Bengmark
    Departments of Hepatology and Surgery, University College, 69 75 Chenies Mews, WC1E 6HX, London, UK
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 9:448-58. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Synbiotics and the mucosal barrier in critically ill patients
    Stig Bengmark
    Institute of Hepatology, University College, London Medical School, UK
    Curr Opin Gastroenterol 21:712-6. 2005

Collaborators

  • Bengt Jeppsson
  • Roland Andersson
  • G Orlando
  • Marco Schunter
  • Henrik Thorlacius
  • Charles L Bevins
  • Delandy McConnell
  • Timothy L Hayes
  • Hiutung Chu
  • J William Critchfield
  • Jennifer Brown
  • Sean S Crawford
  • Paul A Luciw
  • Barbara L Shacklett
  • David M Asmuth
  • Sören Nobaek
  • Goran Molin
  • Xian Dong Wang

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc Randomized pilot trial of a synbiotic dietary supplement in chronic HIV-1 infection
    Marco Schunter
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:84. 2012
    ..Known properties of pre-, pro-, and synbiotics suggest that they may be useful tools in achieving this goal...
  2. pmc Nutrition of the critically ill — a 21st-century perspective
    Stig Bengmark
    Division of Surgery and Interventional Science, University College London, 4th Floor, 74 Huntley Street, London, WC1E 6AU, UK
    Nutrients 5:162-207. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Gut microbiota, immune development and function
    Stig Bengmark
    Division of Surgery and Interventional Science, University College London, 4th Floor, 74 Huntley Street, London WC1E 6AU, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Pharmacol Res 69:87-113. 2013
    ..The present review focuses on human studies, especially those of clinical relevance...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Bio-ecological control of chronic liver disease and encephalopathy]
    S Bengmark
    Division of Surgery and Interventional Science, University College, London, UK
    Minerva Med 102:309-19. 2011
    ..Subsequent studies with other lactic acid bacteria seem to demonstrate suppression of inflammation and one study also provides evidence of clinical improvement...
  5. pmc Pro- and synbiotics to prevent sepsis in major surgery and severe emergencies
    Stig Bengmark
    Department of Surgery, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Nutrients 4:91-111. 2012
    ..The supplemented lactic acid bacteria have most often been killed already before they have reached their targeted organs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Bio-ecological control of acute pancreatitis: the role of enteral nutrition, pro and synbiotics
    Stig Bengmark
    Institute of Hepatology, University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 8:557-61. 2005
    ..Clearly, the main role of enteral nutrition is to boost the immune system, and not, at least initially, to provide calories. Whereas enteral nutrition improves, parenteral nutrition reduces immune functions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of some pre-, pro- and synbiotics in critically ill patients
    Stig Bengmark
    Department of Hepatology, London Medical School, University College, Liver Institute, 69 75 Chenies Mews, London WC1E 6HX, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 17:833-48. 2003
    ..This is especially important as pharmaceutical treatment, including the use of antibiotics, has largely failed, and the medical world is in much need of new treatment paradigms...
  8. pmc Aggressive management of surgical emergencies
    Stig Bengmark
    Institute of Hepatology, University College London, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:624-9. 2006
    ..Immediate control of inflammation by enteral nutrition and supply of antioxidants, lactic acid bacteria and fibres is facilitated by feeding tubes, introduced as early as possible on arrival at the hospital...
  9. ncbi request reprint Enteral nutrition in HPB surgery: past and future
    Stig Bengmark
    Departments of Hepatology and Surgery, University College, 69 75 Chenies Mews, WC1E 6HX, London, UK
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 9:448-58. 2002
    ..It is essential that the nutrition also provides food for the colon, e.g., fiber and healthy bacteria (probiotics) to ferment the fiber and boost the immune system...
  10. ncbi request reprint Synbiotics and the mucosal barrier in critically ill patients
    Stig Bengmark
    Institute of Hepatology, University College, London Medical School, UK
    Curr Opin Gastroenterol 21:712-6. 2005
    ..Combined supplementation of bioactive fibers and lactic acid bacteria (synbiotics) directly and indirectly influences several of these factors...
  11. doi request reprint Bio-ecological control of chronic liver disease and encephalopathy
    Stig Bengmark
    Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Metab Brain Dis 24:223-36. 2009
    ..Subsequent studies with other lactic acid bacteria seem to demonstrate suppression of inflammation and in one study also evidence of clinical improvement...
  12. ncbi request reprint Bioecological control of inflammatory bowel disease
    Stig Bengmark
    UCL Department of Hepatology, University College, London Medical School, 69 75 Chenies Mews, London WC1E 6HX, UK
    Clin Nutr 26:169-81. 2007
    ..The general experience this far is that the best effects are obtained with compositions of probiotics rather than with single LAB treatments...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bio-ecological control of perioperative and ITU morbidity
    Stig Bengmark
    Departments of Hepatology and Surgery, University College, London Medical School, 69 75 Chenies Mews, London WC1E 6HX, UK
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 389:145-54. 2004
    ..Nutritional control of postoperative morbidity includes use of so-called synbiotics, e.g. a combination of bioactive lactic acid bacteria (LAB) and bioactive plant fibres...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gut microbial ecology in critical illness: is there a role for prebiotics, probiotics, and synbiotics?
    Stig Bengmark
    Department of Hepatology, University College of London, Liver Institute, London, UK
    Curr Opin Crit Care 8:145-51. 2002
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  15. ncbi request reprint Impact of nutrition on ageing and disease
    Stig Bengmark
    Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 9:2-7. 2006
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  16. ncbi request reprint Bioecologic control of the gastrointestinal tract: the role of flora and supplemented probiotics and synbiotics
    Stig Bengmark
    Departments of Hepatology and Surgery, Institute of Hepatology, University College, London Medical School, 69 75 Chenies Mews, London, WC1E 6HX, United Kingdom
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 34:413-36, viii. 2005
  17. ncbi request reprint Acute and "chronic" phase reaction-a mother of disease
    Stig Bengmark
    Department of Surgery and Liver Institute, UCL, London, UK
    Clin Nutr 23:1256-66. 2004
    ..The need for studies with lifestyle modifications is especially emphasized...
  18. ncbi request reprint Advanced glycation and lipoxidation end products--amplifiers of inflammation: the role of food
    Stig Bengmark
    UCL Institute of Hepatology, University College, London Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 31:430-40. 2007
    ..These molecules are strongly associated with activation of a specific receptor called RAGE and a long-lasting exaggerated level of inflammation in the body...
  19. ncbi request reprint Curcumin, an atoxic antioxidant and natural NFkappaB, cyclooxygenase-2, lipooxygenase, and inducible nitric oxide synthase inhibitor: a shield against acute and chronic diseases
    Stig Bengmark
    Institute of Hepatology, University College, London Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 30:45-51. 2006
    ..Drugs developed by the pharmaceutical industry have thus far been associated with toxicity and side effects, which is why natural substances are of increasing interest...
  20. ncbi request reprint Lactobacilli attenuate bacteremia and endotoxemia associated with severe intra-abdominal infection
    Henrik Thorlacius
    Department of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Surgery 134:467-73. 2003
    ..In this study, we wanted to compare the protective effect of enteral administration of lactobacilli to gentamicin against severe intra-abdominal infection...