AimGlutamine administration influences intestinal permeability (IP). Enteral and parenteral glutamine supplementations have different metabolic pathways. In the present study, we investigated the effect of the route of glutamine supplementation on IP. The infection rate, inflammatory parameters and treatment outcome were the secondary end‐points in this study.
Patients and MethodsA prospective, single‐blind...
The intrathecal baclofen pump is an effective treatment for spasticity. However, long‐term results have reported patients’ dissatisfaction and perception of disability. Potential causes include a frequent need for baclofen pump refill and risks of complications. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the long‐term maintenance, complications and clinical outcome of intrathecal baclofen pumps...
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