SOCIETY ON SARCOPENIA, CACHEXIA, & WASTING DISORDERS (SCWD)
Driving Innovation in Research, Education and Clinical Excellence Worldwide
From basic science to clinical management of cachexia, sarcopenia and wasting: multidisciplinary approaches to improve patients’ outcomes
The Society on Cachexia, Sarcopenia, and Wasting Disorders (SCWD) focuses on muscle wasting across a number of medical conditions and strives to enhance global health by advancing cutting-edge research that informs effective policies and practices for medical professionals and healthcare stakeholders. Our mission is to address the challenges of cachexia (including cancer cachexia), sarcopenia, and wasting disorders involving all stakeholders to improve the lives of patients with cachexia and sarcopenia worldwide.
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Cancer cachexia risk score for digestive tract cancer: a review
Nutrition in nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a review
Inflammatory burden index for the prognosis of non-small cell lung cancer: a review
Immunology and cachexia: a review
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