EAAs included in the nutritional plan of patients in rehabilitation after ischemic stroke, are able to improve neuro-function abilities including deglutition and peripheral blood adaptive immunity.
- 42 dysphagic patients, after ischemic strokes, to Rehabilitat ion,
- enrolled within 37 days of their acute event
- randomized to receive either essential amino acids, or placebo
- Treatment lasted 35 days
*Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio has proven its prognostic value in cardiovascular diseases, infections, inflammatory diseases and in several types of cancers.