Effects of malnutrition on oxidative burst functions and infection episodes in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
International Journal of Laboratory Hematology, 07/27/2012
Cakir FB et al. – The authors have not been able to demonstrate an overt effect of malnutrition on oxidative burst functions (OBF). However, the results still need to be verified via further larger scaled studies of OBF in leukemic children with and without malnutrition.