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Pharmacotherapy of cachexia

Author: Karl G Hofbauer
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC/Taylor & Francis, 2006.
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Describes the treatment of cachexia with a focus on pharmacotherapeutic aspects. This book discusses the various aspects of the syndrome and compares and contrasts its diverse treatment options.

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Pharmacotherapy of cachexia.
Boca Raton : CRC/Taylor & Francis, 2006
(DLC) 2005051075
(OCoLC)60825589
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Karl G Hofbauer
ISBN: 9781420048957 1420048953
OCLC Number: 157020207
Description: 1 online resource (590 pages) : illustrations
Contents: PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF CACHEXIA<BR>Malnutrition and Cachexia, C.G. Goncalves, A.L.C. Campos, J.C.U. Coelho, S. Suzuki, and M.M. Meguid<BR>Anorexia: Central and Peripheral Mechanisms, S. Perboni, G. Mantovani, A. Inui, and Y. Takimoto<BR>Skeletal Muscle Atrophy and Hypertrophy, D.J. Glass<BR>Skeletal Muscle Apoptosis in Cachexia and Aging, A.J. Dirks and C. Leeuwenburgh<BR>Neurohormonal Factors, A.L. Clark<BR>Cytokines and the Pathophysiology of Skeletal Muscle Atrophy, V.E. Baracos<BR><BR>DISEASES ASSOCIATED WITH CACHEXIA<BR>Diseases Associated with Cachexia: Cancer, R.J.E. Skipworth, M. Dahele, and K.C.H. Fearon<BR>Cachexia Associated with AIDS, K. Berneis and K. Utech<BR>Rheumatoid Cachexia, L.A. Coleman<BR>Chronic Kidney Disease, B. Lindholm, J. Axelsson, O. Heimbürger, A.R. Qureshi, T. Cederholm, and P. Stenvinkel<BR>Cardiac Failure, P.A. Poole-Wilson<BR>Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, A.M.W.J. Schols<BR>Cachexia in Older Persons, J.E. Morley<BR><BR>GENERAL THERAPEUTIC ASPECTS<BR>Treatment Goals, A.J.S. Coats<BR>Nutritional Treatment of Cachexia, C. Falconnier and U. Keller<BR><BR>DRUGS IN CLINICAL USE<BR>Appetite Stimulants, M. John<BR>Cardiac Cachexia --
Drugs in Clinical Use, S. Strassburg and S.D. Anker<BR>ß2-Adrenergic Agonists in the Treatment of Muscle Atrophy, C.P. Lambert, E.Y. Uc, and W.J. Evans<BR>Androgens, Anabolic Steroids, and Glucocorticoids, L. Harle, S. Basaria, and A.S. Dobs<BR>Growth Hormone, P.V. Carroll<BR>Anti-Inflammatory Agents in Cancer Cachexia, M.P. Davis<BR><BR>DRUGS IN RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT<BR>The Yin and Yang of IGF-1 and Ghrelin, R.G. Clark<BR>Erythropoietin -A Novel Therapeutic Option for Cachectic Patients, P. Ponikowski, E.A. Jankowska, and W. Banasiak<BR>Statins, S. von Haehling and S.D. Anker<BR>Xanthine Oxidase Inhibitors and Insulin Sensitizers, W. Doehner<BR>Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitors in the Management of Cancer-Associated Weight Loss Syndrome, S. Patiyil and A. Jatoi<BR><BR>FUTURE DRUG TARGETS<BR>Central Pharmacological Targets, D.L. Marks<BR>The Ubiquitin-Proteasome Pathway, M. Brink<BR>Peripheral Signaling Pathways Involved in Muscle Loss, S. Possekel, T. Meier, and M.A. Ruegg<BR>Perspectives and Outlook, K.G. Hofbauer, S.D. Anker, A. Inui, and J.R. Nicholson
Responsibility: edited by Karl G. Hofbauer [and others].
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Malnutrition and Cachexia, C.G. Goncalves, A.L.C. Campos, J.C.U. Coelho, S. Suzuki, and M.M. Meguid
Anorexia: Central and Peripheral Mechanisms, S. Perboni, G. Mantovani, A. Inui, and Y. Takimoto
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Skeletal Muscle Apoptosis in Cachexia and Aging, A.J. Dirks and C. Leeuwenburgh
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Cytokines and the Pathophysiology of Skeletal Muscle Atrophy, V.E. Baracos

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Androgens, Anabolic Steroids, and Glucocorticoids, L. Harle, S. Basaria, and A.S. Dobs
Growth Hormone, P.V. Carroll
Anti-Inflammatory Agents in Cancer Cachexia, M.P. Davis

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The Yin and Yang of IGF-1 and Ghrelin, R.G. Clark
Erythropoietin -A Novel Therapeutic Option for Cachectic Patients, P. Ponikowski, E.A. Jankowska, and W. Banasiak
Statins, S. von Haehling and S.D. Anker
Xanthine Oxidase Inhibitors and Insulin Sensitizers, W. Doehner
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