Malnutrition in patients of liver disease poses a challenge in children and adults with advanced liver disease and is a multifactorial issue related to nutrition. Here Dr K K Aggarwal talks about underlying metabolic scenarios in chronic liver disease and discusses important features of EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines on Nutrition in Chronic Liver Disease.
Recipient of Padma Shri, Vishwa Hindi Samman, National Science Communication Award and Dr B C Roy National Award, Dr Aggarwal is a physician, cardiologist, spiritual writer and motivational speaker. He is the Past President of the Indian Medical Association and President of Heart Care Foundation of India. He is also the Editor in Chief of the IJCP Group, Medtalks and eMediNexus