Meenakshi Rammohan

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Megestrol acetate in a moderate dose for the treatment of malnutrition-inflammation complex in maintenance dialysis patients
    Meenakshi Rammohan
    General Clinical Research Center, Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Ren Nutr 15:345-55. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Kidney insufficiency and nutrient-based modulation of inflammation
    Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Harbor UCLA Campus, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 8:388-96. 2005

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint Megestrol acetate in a moderate dose for the treatment of malnutrition-inflammation complex in maintenance dialysis patients
    Meenakshi Rammohan
    General Clinical Research Center, Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Ren Nutr 15:345-55. 2005
    ..Megestrol acetate, 800 mg/day, has been shown to increase appetite and food intake and to mitigate inflammation in cachectic AIDS and cancer patients, leading to weight gain, but it is also associated with side effects at this dose...
  2. ncbi request reprint Kidney insufficiency and nutrient-based modulation of inflammation
    Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Harbor UCLA Campus, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 8:388-96. 2005
    ..We reviewed the pathophysiology of the malnutrition-inflammation complex syndrome and its potential modulation by dietary and other nutritional interventions in chronic kidney disease patients...