- Metabolic and nutritional needs to normalize body mass index by doubling the admission body weight in severe anorexia nervosaMaria Gabriella Gentile
Eating Disorders Unit, Niguarda Hospital, Milan Italy
Clin Med Insights Case Rep 6:51-6. 2013..Refeeding syndrome was avoided through a specialized and flexible program according to clinical, laboratory, and physiological findings...
- Enteral nutrition for feeding severely underfed patients with anorexia nervosaMaria Gabriella Gentile
Clinical Nutrition, Eating Disorders Unit, Niguarda Hospital, Milan, Italy
Nutrients 4:1293-303. 2012..All patients achieved a significant modification of BMI; none developed refeeding syndrome. In conclusion, our findings show that, even in cases of extreme undernutrition, enteral feeding may be a well-tolerated way of feeding...
- Specialized refeeding treatment for anorexia nervosa patients suffering from extreme undernutritionMaria Gabriella Gentile
Eating Disorders Unit, Niguarda Hospital, Piazza Ospedale Maggiore 3, 20126 Milan, Italy
Clin Nutr 29:627-32. 2010..Refeeding severely malnourished patients with Anorexia nervosa requires specialized in-patient treatment to reduce medical risks, to avoid refeeding syndrome and other life-threatening situations...