Prealbumin is a more sensitive marker than albumin to assess the nutritional status in patients undergoing radiotherapy for head and neck cancer


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Unal D. , ORHAN O. , EROĞLU C. , Kaplan B.

WSPOLCZESNA ONKOLOGIA-CONTEMPORARY ONCOLOGY, vol.17, no.3, pp.276-280, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5114/wo.2013.35281
  • Title of Journal : WSPOLCZESNA ONKOLOGIA-CONTEMPORARY ONCOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.276-280

Abstract

Aim of the study: The aim of this prospective study was to determine the prevalence of malnutrition and to evaluate a more sensitive marker to assess the nutritional status in patients undergoing RT for head and neck cancer.