Nutritional considerations in intravenous drug misusers: a review of the literature and current issues for dietitians
Source: Journal of Human Nutrition & Dietetics, Volume 10, Number 3, 1997-06 , pp. 181-191(11)
Abstract:Poor nutritional status and inadequate dietary intake in intravenous drug misusers (IVDMs) is a well-recognized problem among those involved in their care. However, there are very few published studies to substantiate these observations. This paper provides a review of the current literature and outlines the aims of dietary advice for IVDMs.
Document Type: Original Article
Publication date: 1997-01-01