Protein wasting in haemodialysis

Predictors of protein-energy wasting in haemodialysis patients: a cross-sectional study Ruperto et al., JHND Early View Background Protein-energy wasting (PEW) is a highly prevalent condition in haemodialysis patients (HD). The potential usefulness of nutritional-inflammatory markers in the diagnosis of PEW in chronic kidney disease has not been established completely. We hypothesised that a combination of … Continue reading Protein wasting in haemodialysis

Facilitators and barriers to weight loss and weight loss maintenance

Facilitators and barriers to weight loss and weight loss maintenance: a qualitative exploration Metzgar et al., JHND Early View Background The present study aimed to explore facilitators and barriers to weight loss (WL) and weight loss maintenance (WLM) in women who participated in a primary, 18-week comparative trial that promoted WL with an energy-restricted diet. … Continue reading Facilitators and barriers to weight loss and weight loss maintenance

Validation of the Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire

Validation of the Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire: an online version Chang and Leung. JHND Early View Background Internet-based interventions can facilitate an anonymous environment for the management of eating disorders and there is a need for online assessment tools to be readily available. The present study aimed to validate an online version of the Eating … Continue reading Validation of the Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire