Relationship between body composition and cytokines in cachectic patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2003 Jun;51(6):890-1. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2389.2003.51282.x.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Clinical Trial
  • Letter
  • Multicenter Study

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Anabolic Agents / pharmacology*
  • Body Composition / drug effects*
  • Cachexia / complications
  • Cachexia / drug therapy*
  • Cachexia / immunology*
  • Cytokines / drug effects*
  • Cytokines / immunology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Oxandrolone / pharmacology*
  • Pilot Projects
  • Prospective Studies
  • Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive / complications*
  • Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive / immunology
  • Weight Gain / drug effects

Substances

  • Anabolic Agents
  • Cytokines
  • Oxandrolone