Cancer cachexia: a systematic literature review of items and domains associated with involuntary weight loss in cancer

David Blum, Aurelius Omlin, Vickie E Baracos, Tora S Solheim, Benjamin H L Tan, Patrick Stone, Stein Kaasa, Ken Fearon, Florian Strasser, European Palliative Care Research Collaborative, Kenneth Fearon

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Abstract

The concept of cancer-related anorexia/cachexia is evolving as its mechanisms are better understood. To support consensus processes towards an updated definition and classification system, we systematically reviewed the literature for items and domains associated with involuntary weight loss in cancer.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)114-44
Number of pages31
JournalCritical Reviews in Oncology/Hematology
Volume80
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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