Effects of Preoperative Immunonutrition on Infectious Complication and Th1/Th2 Differentiation in Patients Undergoing Pancreaticoduodenectomy
The investigators reported that preoperative immunonutrition improve the incidence of
postoperative infectious complication in patients after pancreaticoduodenectomy, and
modulation of Th1/Th2 differentiation may play important roles in this effect.
Object of this study is to investigate the effects preoperative immunonutrition on incidence
of postoperative infectious complication, and Th1/Th2 balance after pancreaticoduodenectomy.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention
Postoperative Infectious Complication
Katsunori Furukawa, MD
Japan: Institutional Review Board