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References

Back I., Watson M., Lucas C., Hoy A. and Armstrong P. 2012. Anorexia, cachexia and asthenia. Palliative Care Guidelines Plus [Online]. Available: http://book.pallcare.info/index.php?p=pdf&op_target=print&id=339&media=pdf&pdffmt=1&dg=1 [Accessed 10 Dec 2012].

Bruera, E. 2004. Pharmacological interventions in cachexia and anorexia. In: D. Doyle, G. Hanks, N. Cherny and K.Calman eds. Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine. 3rd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Davis, M. P., Dreicer, R., Walsh, D., Lagman, R. and Legrand, S. B. 2004. Appetite and cancer-associated anorexia: a review. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 22(8), pp. 1510-7.

Fainsinger R. 2004. Clinical Assessment & decision making in cachexia and anorexia. In: D. Doyle, G. Hanks, N. Cherny and K.Calman eds. Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine 3rd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Poole, K. and Froggatt, K. 2002. Loss of weight and loss of appetite in advanced cancer: a problem for the patient, the carer, or the health professional? Palliative Medicine, 16(6), pp. 499-506.

Radbruch L., Elsner F., Trottenberg P., Strasser F. and Fearon K. 2010. Clinical practice guidelines on cancer cachexia in advanced cancer patients [Online]. Available: www.epcrc.org/getpublication2.php?id=ternkkdsszelxevzgtkb‎ [Accessed 10 Dec 2012].

Shragge, J. E., Wismer, W. V., Olson, K. L. and Baracos, V. E. 2006. The management of anorexia by patients with advanced cancer: a critical review of the literature. Palliative Medicine, 20(6), pp. 623-9.

Strasser F. 2004. Pathophysiology of the anorexia/cachexia syndrome. In: D. Doyle, G. Hanks, N. Cherny and K.Calman eds. Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine. 3rd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Templeton, A., Omlin, A. and Strasser, F. 2007. Treating cancer patients with anorexia-cachexia syndrome. European Journal of Palliative Care, 14(5), pp. 186-190.

Twycross R. and Wilcock A. 2011. Palliative care formulary. 4th ed. Nottingham: Palliative drugs.com.

Further reading

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