Postal address

Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine Norwegian University of Science and Technology Postboks 8905 7491 Trondheim Norway

Background and activities

Clinical nutritionist and reseracher at PRC.

Working with multi-centre clinical trials looking at  the effect of NSAIDs, excerise and nutrition in palliative cancer patients with cancer cachexia

PhD from The Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo

 

 

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications

Report/dissertation

  • Balstad, Trude Rakel. (2010) Dietary plants and regulation of gene expression through Nrf2/EpRE and NF-kB. Unipub forlag. 2010. ISBN 978-82-8072-530-1.

Others

  • Balstad, Trude Rakel. (2014) Dietary treatment of cachexia – challenges of nutritional research in cancer patients. 4th International Seminar of the PRC and EAPC RN . PRC and European Association for Palliative Care RN; Amsterdam. 2014-10-16 - 2014-10-17.
  • Balstad, Trude Rakel; Solheim, Tora Skeidsvoll; Laird, Barry J; Fearon, Kenneth C.H.; Kaasa, Stein; Bye, Asta. (2014) Feasibility of dietary counseling to attenuate cachexia in patients with advanced cancer. 36th ESPEN congress on clinical nutrition and metabolism . ESPEN; Geneve. 2014-09-06 - 2014-09-09.
  • Balstad, Trude Rakel; Solheim, Tora Skeidsvoll; Strasser, Florian; Kaasa, Stein; Bye, Asta. (2014) Dietary treatment of weight loss in patients with advanced cancer and cachexia: A systematic literature review. 8th world research congress of the european association for palliative care (EAPC) ; 2014-06-05 - 2014-06-07.
  • Balstad, Trude Rakel; Solheim, Tora Skeidsvoll; Strasser, Florian; Kaasa, Stein; Bye, Asta. (2013) Dietary treatment of weight loss in patients with advanced cancer and cachexia: A systematic literature review. 7th International Conference of the Society on Sarcopenia, Cachexia and Wasting Disorders (SCWD) . Society on Sarcopenia,Cachexia and Wasting Disorders (SCWD); Kobe. 2013-12-09 - 2013-12-11.
  • Balstad, Trude Rakel. (2011) A feasibility study of Multimodal Exercise Nutrition Antiinflammatory treatment of Cachexia preMENAC study. 1st International Seminar of the PRC and EAPC RN . PRC and European Association for Palliative Care RN; København. 2011-10-06 - 2011-10-07.