Focused Issue on Nutritional Support for Digestive Surgery

Posted On 2019-10-09 07:03:52



Guest Editor
Changhua Zhang, MD, PhD
Center for Gastrointestinal Diseases, the Seventh Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

From 2014, Prof. Zhang was the Deputy Chief Executive of Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-sen University. Since January 2018, Dr. Zhang has been Vice-President of the Seventh Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University.

Prof. Zhang has published more than 120 scientific articles. He has received a patent for an invention (patent No.: ZL 200720178874.1) and won one Guangdong Provincial Science and Technology Progress Award (second class) (Basic Research on Surgical Treatment and Advanced Gastric Cancer, No. 2009-B15-0-2-03, 2009, the fourth investigator). He was the Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the Monograph Lymphatic Metastasis of Gastric Cancer, and Associate Editor-in-Chief of the journal Digestive Medicine Research. Also, he participated in the contribution of two other books. Prof. Zhang was the principal investigator (PI) or investigator of 36 grant-supported studies.

Assistant Guest Editor
Liang Li, Digestive Medicine Center, The Seventh Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-sen University, Shenzhen 518027, China

Dr. Liang Li is an associate senior doctor in the Seventh Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-sen University. His research directions include: hernial and abdominal surgery, gastrointestinal cancer, parenteral and enteral nutrition, gastroendoscope.  Dr. Liang Li is the editor of an academic book and has published several papers.

Focused Issue outline (provisional):

1. Sequential nutrition support with the combination of parenteral and enteral nutrition in the management of severe acute pancreatitis
Full text: http://dmr.amegroups.com/article/view/5247/html

2. Nutritional intervention and efficacy analysis of children with biliary atresia after Kasai portoenterostomy
Full text: http://dmr.amegroups.com/article/view/5309/html

3. Clinical observations of the effect of continuous enteral nutritional support through an indwelling jejunal feeding tube in the abdominal wall on improving subjective well-being after surgery and during chemotherapy
Full text: http://dmr.amegroups.com/article/view/5307/html

4. Effects of early enteral nutrition on gastrointestinal function recovery and nutritional status after gastrointestinal surgery in children
Full text: http://dmr.amegroups.com/article/view/5306/html

5. Analysis of nutritional status of preterm infants at early life
Full text: http://dmr.amegroups.com/article/view/5128/html

6. The impact of perioperative enteral immunonutrition on frequent clinical outcome in patients with digestive system cancer
Full text: http://dmr.amegroups.com/article/view/5243/html

7. Effect of early oral feeding on gastrointestinal motility in patients undergoing colorectal resection: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
Full text: http://dmr.amegroups.com/article/view/5337/html
 
8. Effect of supplementary parenteral nutrition on glucose and lipid metabolisms, risk of infection, and prognosis in critically ill patients with low body weight
Full text: http://dmr.amegroups.com/article/view/5239/html

9. Leptin in breast milk prevents hyperlipidemia in adult female rats born small for gestational age
Full text: http://dmr.amegroups.com/article/view/5381/html