Nutrition Support After Total Laryngectomy

Giorgio Iovinelli, Ida Marsili, Giustino Varrassi
  • Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, September 1993, Wiley
  • DOI: 10.1177/0148607193017005445

Nutrition in total laryngectomy

What is it about?

Total laryngectomy is a very invasive surgical intervention. Patients need to receive an artificial nutritional support for days after surgery. This paper suggests a good strategy.

Why is it important?

The incidence of postoperative complications after total laryngectomy also depends on a normal nutrition. This paper would help in increasing the rate of a good outcome.


Professor Giustino Varrassi
Paolo Procacci Foundation

Normal and effective nutrition in the postoperative period is definitely one of the key aspect for a good surgical outcome. This paper would help in that direction.

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