EAAs Against Development of Infection and as Immune-Modulators

Study:

EAAs, included in the nutritional plan of patients in rehabilitation, are able to reduce the General Infection Rate.

Design:

  • 80 hospitalized patients
  • age 79.5 years avg
  • undergoing intensive rehabilitation
  • randomized, placebo controlled, double-blind
  • 1 month, b.i.d.

Results:

• EAAs supplementation may reduce infection risk in this population by 30%

• EAAs supplementation reduced antibiotic therapy by 50%

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