M Elia

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Affiliation: University of Southampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Southampton Mealtime Assistance Study: design and methods
    Helen C Roberts
    Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, Hampshire, UK
    BMC Geriatr 13:5. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Enteral (oral or tube administration) nutritional support and eicosapentaenoic acid in patients with cancer: a systematic review
    M Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, MP 113 F Level, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Int J Oncol 28:5-23. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Techniques for the study of energy balance in man
    Marinos Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 62:529-37. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis: the clinical and physiological effects of fibre-containing enteral formulae
    M Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 27:120-45. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Enteral nutritional support and use of diabetes-specific formulas for patients with diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Marinos Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, MP 113 F Level, Tremona Road, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
    Diabetes Care 28:2267-79. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Fetal programming of body composition: relation between birth weight and body composition measured with dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry and anthropometric methods in older Englishmen
    Osama A Kensara
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:980-7. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of the effects of high protein oral nutritional supplements
    A L Cawood
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, UK
    Ageing Res Rev 11:278-96. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Substrate-energy metabolism and metabolic risk factors for cardiovascular disease in relation to fetal growth and adult body composition
    Osama A Kensara
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 291:E365-71. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of total starvation and very low energy diet in lean men on kinetics of whole body protein and five hepatic secretory proteins
    Paul R Afolabi
    Institute of Human Nutrition, Univ of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton, SO16 6YD United Kingdom
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 293:E1580-9. 2007
  10. doi request reprint The economics of malnutrition
    M Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, and Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Clin Perform Programme 12:29-40. 2009

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Publications56

  1. pmc Southampton Mealtime Assistance Study: design and methods
    Helen C Roberts
    Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, Hampshire, UK
    BMC Geriatr 13:5. 2013
    ..This study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of using trained volunteer mealtime assistants to help patients on an acute medical ward for older people at mealtimes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Enteral (oral or tube administration) nutritional support and eicosapentaenoic acid in patients with cancer: a systematic review
    M Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, MP 113 F Level, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Int J Oncol 28:5-23. 2006
    ..In those undergoing surgery, EPA-enriched ETF had no effect. Further research is required to elucidate the clinical efficacy of enteral nutrition support, including the potential benefits of EPA supplementation, in patients with cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Techniques for the study of energy balance in man
    Marinos Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 62:529-37. 2003
    ..Unreliability increases to an unknown extent in free-living subjects eating a mixed and varied diet; thus, improved methodology is needed for the study of energy balance...
  4. ncbi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis: the clinical and physiological effects of fibre-containing enteral formulae
    M Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 27:120-45. 2008
    ..Enteral nutrition can be associated with gastrointestinal side effects and fibre supplementation has been proposed as a means to normalize bowel function...
  5. ncbi request reprint Enteral nutritional support and use of diabetes-specific formulas for patients with diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Marinos Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, MP 113 F Level, Tremona Road, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
    Diabetes Care 28:2267-79. 2005
    ..The aim of this systematic review was to determine the benefits of nutritional support in patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Fetal programming of body composition: relation between birth weight and body composition measured with dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry and anthropometric methods in older Englishmen
    Osama A Kensara
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:980-7. 2005
    ..Most published data are based on simple anthropometric measures, which incompletely describe body composition...
  7. doi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of the effects of high protein oral nutritional supplements
    A L Cawood
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, UK
    Ageing Res Rev 11:278-96. 2012
    ..The systematic review and meta-analysis provides evidence that high protein supplements produce clinical benefits, with economic implications...
  8. ncbi request reprint Substrate-energy metabolism and metabolic risk factors for cardiovascular disease in relation to fetal growth and adult body composition
    Osama A Kensara
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 291:E365-71. 2006
    ..BW was found to be a significant predictor of REE that was independent of adult weight plus height...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of total starvation and very low energy diet in lean men on kinetics of whole body protein and five hepatic secretory proteins
    Paul R Afolabi
    Institute of Human Nutrition, Univ of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton, SO16 6YD United Kingdom
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 293:E1580-9. 2007
    ..Changes in concentration of these secreted proteins can occur independently of changes in synthetic rates, and vice versa...
  10. doi request reprint The economics of malnutrition
    M Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, and Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Clin Perform Programme 12:29-40. 2009
    ..A summary of nutritional intervention studies with cost analyses (including meta-analyses) and cost-effectiveness analyses are presented, and some of the clinical and ethical implications discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Obesity in the elderly
    M Elia
    University of Southampton, United Kingdom
    Obes Res 9:244S-248S. 2001
    ..Furthermore, increased physical activity in the elderly, which is an important component of weight management, can produce beneficial effects on muscle strength, endurance, and well-being...
  12. ncbi request reprint To screen or not to screen for adult malnutrition?
    M Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Mailpoint 113, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Clin Nutr 24:867-84. 2005
    ..There is some controversy about whether all adults receiving healthcare should be routinely screened for nutritional problems...
  13. ncbi request reprint Physiological aspects of energy metabolism and gastrointestinal effects of carbohydrates
    M Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:S40-74. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of risk of undernutrition is associated with poor health status in older people in the UK
    B M Margetts
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:69-74. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint Geographical inequalities in nutrient status and risk of malnutrition among English people aged 65 y and older
    Marinos Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, UK
    Nutrition 21:1100-6. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint 'Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool' predicts mortality and length of hospital stay in acutely ill elderly
    Rebecca J Stratton
    Institute of Human Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Level F MP 113, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Br J Nutr 95:325-30. 2006
    ..In those who cannot be weighed, a higher prevalence of malnutrition and associated poorer clinical outcome supports the importance of routine screening with a tool, like 'MUST', that can be used to screen all patients...
  17. doi request reprint Encouraging appropriate, evidence-based use of oral nutritional supplements
    Rebecca J Stratton
    Institute of Human Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, F Level, MP 113, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 69:477-87. 2010
    ..As recently suggested by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, substantial cost savings could be made if screening and treatment of malnourished patients was undertaken...
  18. ncbi request reprint Insights into energy requirements in disease
    Marinos Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, UK
    Public Health Nutr 8:1037-52. 2005
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  19. ncbi request reprint Multinutrient oral supplements and tube feeding in maintenance dialysis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Rebecca J Stratton
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, UK
    Am J Kidney Dis 46:387-405. 2005
    ..This systematic review aims to determine the potential benefits of enteral multinutrient support (oral or tube) in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) receiving maintenance dialysis...
  20. ncbi request reprint Enteral nutritional support in prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Rebecca J Stratton
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, MP 113 F Level, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Ageing Res Rev 4:422-50. 2005
    ..Therefore, this systematic review and meta-analysis was undertaken to address the impact of enteral nutritional support on pressure ulcer incidence and healing and a range of other clinically relevant outcome measures in this group...
  21. ncbi request reprint Bolus tube feeding suppresses food intake and circulating ghrelin concentrations in healthy subjects in a short-term placebo-controlled trial
    Rebecca J Stratton
    Institute of Human Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:77-83. 2008
    ..Previous investigations suggest continuous tube feeding (TF) schedules do not suppress appetite and food intake, but bolus TF has been little studied...
  22. ncbi request reprint Who benefits from nutritional support: what is the evidence?
    Rebecca J Stratton
    Institute of Human Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:353-8. 2007
    ..This article discusses the evidence from systematic reviews and meta-analyses of the effectiveness of nutritional support...
  23. ncbi request reprint How can we improve functional outcomes?
    Marinos Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Mallpoint 113 Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Clin Perform Programme 10:233-44; discussion 244-7. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Short-term continuous enteral tube feeding schedules did not suppress appetite and food intake in healthy men in a placebo-controlled trial
    Rebecca J Stratton
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    J Nutr 133:2570-6. 2003
    ..This could not be explained by changes in a variety of metabolic and hormonal signals within the time frame studied...
  25. ncbi request reprint Nutrition in acute care
    Marinos Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton
    Clin Med 4:405-7. 2004
  26. ncbi request reprint Malnutrition in hospital outpatients and inpatients: prevalence, concurrent validity and ease of use of the 'malnutrition universal screening tool' ('MUST') for adults
    Rebecca J Stratton
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, UK
    Br J Nutr 92:799-808. 2004
    ..MUST' was quick and easy to use in these patient groups...
  27. ncbi request reprint Deprivation linked to malnutrition risk and mortality in hospital
    Rebecca J Stratton
    Institute of Human Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Br J Nutr 96:870-6. 2006
    ..Effective strategies are required to tackle these common health inequalities in both clinical and public health settings...
  28. doi request reprint Tight glucose control in intensive care units: an update with an emphasis on nutritional issues
    Marinos Elia
    aInstitute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 11:465-70. 2008
    ..Tight glucose control in ICU patients is now regarded as a goal of successful care. Some challenge this on the basis that it produces no benefit and may cause harm. We review the recent literature with an emphasis on nutritional aspects...
  29. ncbi request reprint Fetal programming of body dimensions and percentage body fat measured in prepubertal children with a 4-component model of body composition, dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry, deuterium dilution, densitometry, and skinfold thicknesses
    Marinos Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:618-24. 2007
    ..The effects on and consequences of body build (dimensions, mass, and length of body segments) are unclear...
  30. doi request reprint A cost-utility analysis in patients receiving enteral tube feeding at home and in nursing homes
    Marinos Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Mailpoint 113, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Clin Nutr 27:416-23. 2008
    ..The cost-effectiveness of ETF in nursing homes when the state pays all non-medical costs compares unfavourably with other treatments, raising economic, clinical, and ethical concerns...
  31. ncbi request reprint Artificial nutrition support in hospital: indications and complications
    Trevor Smith
    Institute of Human Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton
    Clin Med 6:457-60. 2006
  32. doi request reprint Body composition by whole-body bioelectrical impedance and prediction of clinically relevant outcomes: overvalued or underused?
    M Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:S60-70. 2013
    ..This study aimed to examine the merits of this approach compared with simple anthropometry (W+H)...
  33. doi request reprint Malnutrition in the UK: policies to address the problem
    M Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 69:470-6. 2010
    ..These generally aim to span across all care settings and various government departments in a co-ordinated manner, but their effectiveness remains to be properly evaluated...
  34. doi request reprint A cost-utility analysis in patients receiving enteral tube feeding at home and in nursing homes
    R J Stratton
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 67:E111. 2008
  35. ncbi request reprint Quantitative biology and nutritional support
    M Elia
    Institute of Human Nutrition, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Clin Nutr 22:S33-5. 2003
  36. pmc Small organs with a high metabolic rate explain lower resting energy expenditure in African American than in white adults
    Dympna Gallagher
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:1062-7. 2006
    ..Whether the composition of FFM at the organ-tissue level differs between African Americans and whites and, if so, whether that difference could account for differences by race in REE are unknown...
  37. ncbi request reprint The effect of rate of weight loss on erythrocyte glutathione concentration and synthesis in healthy obese men
    Peter Faber
    Rowett Research Institute, Greenburn Road, Bucksburn, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, Scotland, UK
    Clin Sci (Lond) 102:569-77. 2002
    ..An acute reduction in GSH synthesis in response to a rapid weight loss may constitute a risk factor during periods of increased GSH demands...
  38. ncbi request reprint Age-related association of small intestinal mucosal enteropathy with nutritional status in rural Gambian children
    David I Campbell
    Medical Research Council, Keneba, The Gambia
    Br J Nutr 88:499-505. 2002
    ..Although the lesion improves with age, the relationship between attained height and L:M permeability raises the possibility that enteropathy may continue to limit growth throughout childhood and puberty...
  39. ncbi request reprint Do interventions which reduce colonic bacterial fermentation improve symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome?
    Keith L E Dear
    Department of Gastroenterology, Addenbrooke s Hospital NHS Trust, Cambridge, UK
    Dig Dis Sci 50:758-66. 2005
    ..35 vs 0.45 ml/min), with a significant improvement in abdominal symptoms. IBS may be associated with rapid excretion of gaseous products of fermentation, whose reduction may improve symptoms...
  40. ncbi request reprint On the ESPEN guidelines for nutritional screening 2002
    Marinos Elia
    Clin Nutr 23:131-2. 2004
  41. ncbi request reprint Editorial: 'Thousands starving in U.K. hospitals'; letter 1
    Marinos Elia
    Clin Med 8:113; author reply 114. 2008
  42. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and health economics
    Marinos Elia
    Nutrition 22:576-8. 2006
  43. ncbi request reprint Intestinal inflammation measured by fecal neopterin in Gambian children with enteropathy: association with growth failure, Giardia lamblia, and intestinal permeability
    David I Campbell
    School of Clinical and Medical Sciences, Sir James Spence Institute of Child Health, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 39:153-7. 2004
    ..Secondary outcome measures tested the associations between Giardia lamblia infestation, fecal neopterin and lactulose mannitol absorption ratio(L:M), a measure of intestinal permeability...
  44. ncbi request reprint A double-blind, placebo-controlled, glutamine-supplementation trial in growth-faltering Gambian infants
    Elizabeth A Williams
    Human Nutrition Unit, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:421-7. 2007
    ..Previous studies have shown that small-intestine mucosal enteropathy, accompanied by endotoxemia and a persistent systemic inflammatory response, accounts for up to 64% of the growth faltering in Gambian infants...
  45. ncbi request reprint Metabolic and hormonal changes during the refeeding period of prolonged fasting
    Marta Korbonits
    Department of Endocrinology, Barts and the London Medical School, UK
    Eur J Endocrinol 157:157-66. 2007
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  46. ncbi request reprint The development, validation and reliability of a nutrition screening tool based on the recommendations of the British Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (BAPEN)
    C Elizabeth Weekes
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Trust, Lambeth Palace Road, SE1 7EH London, UK
    Clin Nutr 23:1104-12. 2004
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  47. ncbi request reprint Two-component models are of limited value for the assessment of body composition in patients with cirrhosis
    Marsha Y Morgan
    The UCL Institute of Hepatology, Hampstead Campus, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1151-62. 2006
    ..Most techniques for measuring body composition are based on 2-component models (2-CMs) and depend on assumptions relating to the constancy of the density (D(FFM)) and hydration fraction (HF(FFM)) of fat-free mass (FFM)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Bioelectrical impedance analysis--part I: review of principles and methods
    Ursula G Kyle
    Geneva University Hospital, Switzerland
    Clin Nutr 23:1226-43. 2004
    ..ESPEN guidelines for the clinical use of BIA measurements are described in a paper to appear soon in Clinical Nutrition...
  49. ncbi request reprint Plasma concentrations of alpha-MSH, AgRP and leptin in lean and obese men and their relationship to differing states of energy balance perturbation
    Nigel Hoggard
    Rowett Research Institute, Aberdeen, UK
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 61:31-9. 2004
    ..We aimed to determine whether circulating alpha-MSH and AgRP are responsive to long-term perturbations in energy balance, in a manner consistent with their central putative functions...
  50. ncbi request reprint Refeeding David Blaine--studies after a 44-day fast
    Marta Korbonits
    N Engl J Med 353:2306-7. 2005
  51. ncbi request reprint [Microgravity and weightlessness: experimental model accelerates nutritional pathology]
    Laurence Genton
    unité de nutrition, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Suisse
    Rev Med Suisse Romande 122:339-43. 2002
    ..It discusses potential countermeasures (nutrition, physical activity) to the negative effects of microgravity on human body. Future research possibilities in ground and space medicine are evoked...
  52. ncbi request reprint Bioelectrical impedance analysis-part II: utilization in clinical practice
    Ursula G Kyle
    Clinical Nutrition Unit, Geneva University Hospital, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Clin Nutr 23:1430-53. 2004
    ..Further validation of BIA is necessary to understand the mechanisms for the changes observed in acute illness, altered fat/lean mass ratios, extreme heights and body shape abnormalities...
  53. ncbi request reprint Chronic T cell-mediated enteropathy in rural west African children: relationship with nutritional status and small bowel function
    David I Campbell
    Medical Research Council UK, Keneba, The Gambia
    Pediatr Res 54:306-11. 2003
    ..Protein-energy malnutrition is associated with reduction of regulatory immune responses in the mucosal microenvironment, potentially impairing the mechanisms of oral tolerance...
  54. ncbi request reprint The effect of rate and extent of weight loss on urea salvage in obese male subjects
    Peter Faber
    Rowett Research Institute, Greenburn Road, Bucksburn, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, Scotland, UK
    Br J Nutr 90:221-31. 2003
    ..It was concluded that no adaptive changes in urea kinetics occurred in response to either the different rate or extent of weight loss...
  55. ncbi request reprint Influence of short-term dietary weight loss on cortisol secretion and metabolism in obese men
    Alexandra M Johnstone
    Rowett Research Institute, Greenburn Road, Bucksburn, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, UK
    Eur J Endocrinol 150:185-94. 2004
    ..Cause and effect between obesity and abnormal cortisol metabolism is untested...
  56. ncbi request reprint Changes in circulating concentrations of vitamins and trace elements after cessation of nocturnal enteral tube feeding
    Christine Baldwin
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Imperial College, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, Fulham Road, London SW10 9NH, UK
    Clin Nutr 23:249-55. 2004
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