Affiliation: Mahidol University
- Nutritional assessment in various stages of liver cirrhosisC Roongpisuthipong
Department of Medicine and the Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
Nutrition 17:761-5. 2001..The aims of this study were to determine the prevalence of protein-calorie malnutrition, characteristics, and clinical importance of nutrition disorders in patients with liver cirrhosis according to severity of disease...
- Reduction of adipose tissue and body weight: effect of water soluble calcium hydroxycitrate in Garcinia atroviridis on the short term treatment of obese women in ThailandChulaporn Roongpisuthipong
Division of Nutrition and Biochemical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 16:25-9. 2007..The decrease in their body weight was due to a loss of fat storage as evidenced by a significant decrease in the triceps skin fold thickness. On a short-term basis, HCA in Garcinia atroviridis was an effective for weight management...
- Initial experience and result of a Swedish adjustable gastric banding by laparoscopic approach in Thai cohortsTheerapol Angkoolpakdeekul
Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 89:1140-5. 2006..Morbid obesity is a growing problem in Thailand. Several surgical procedures are available for weight reduction. The laparoscopic gastric banding has been shown to be an effective weight loss with a low post or perioperative complication...
- Impact of a new guideline for central venous catheter care on sepsis in total parenteral nutrition: experience in Ramathibodi HospitalChulaporn Roongpisuthipong
Division of Nutrition and Biochemical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 90:2030-8. 2007..Therefore, the Nutrition Support team in Ramathibodi Hospital has developed a new guideline for central venous catheter care for TPN patients and has used it for at least a year...