Support Care Cancer (2018) 26:1077–1086 https://doi.org/10.1007/s00520-017-3924-0 ORIGINAL ARTICLE Clinical utility of bioelectrical impedance analysis in patients with locoregional muscle invasive or metastatic urothelial carcinoma: a subanalysis of changes in body composition during neoadjuvant systemic chemotherapy 1 1 1 1 Makito Miyake & Takuya Owari & Takashi Iwamoto & Yosuke Morizawa & 1 2 3 1 1 Shunta Hori & Nagaaki Marugami & Keiji Shimada & Kota Iida & Kenta Ohnishi & 1 1 1 1 1 Daisuke Gotoh & Yoshihiro Tatsumi & Yasushi Nakai & Takeshi Inoue & Satoshi Anai & 1 1 1 1 Kazumasa Torimoto & Katsuya Aoki & Tatsuo Yoneda & Nobumichi Tanaka & Kiyohide Fujimoto Received: 30 June 2017 /Accepted: 2 October 2017 /Published online: 11 October 2017 # Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany 2017 Abstract tomography-measured skeletal muscle index (P =0.004), Purpose The aim of this study was to determine the clinical while there was no significant correlation between the utility of bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) in a cohort of prognostic nutrition index and the BIA-predicted nutrition patients with advanced urothelial carcinoma (UC). index. After the completion of 3 cycles of neoadjuvant Methods We prospectively evaluated body composition in 35 chemotherapy, the skeletal muscle index showed
Supportive Care in Cancer – Springer Journals
Published: Oct 11, 2017
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