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Nutrient intake and contribution of home enteral nutrition to meeting nutritional requirements after oesophagectomy and total gastrectomy.

Baker ML; Halliday V; Robinson P; Smith K; Bowrey DJ.
European Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

Study to evaluate nutrition after esophago-gastric resection and the influence of home jejunostomy feeding
in up to six months after surgery.

The home management of Artificial Nutrition: a survey among doctors and nurses.

Gamberi S; Calamassi D; Coletta D; Dolenti S; Valoriani A; Tarquini R.
Acta Bio-Medica de l Ateneo Parmense.

Survey was to identify the perceptions of nurses and doctors, as well as comparing to their perceived competence in Artificial Nutrition and compare their perceived versus actual knowledge and management methods.

Routine gastric residual volume measurement and energy target achievement in the PICU: a comparison study.

Tume LN; Bickerdike A; Latten L; Davies S; Lefevre MH; Nicolas GW; Valla FV.
European Journal of Pediatrics.

Comparison outcomes in two similar European Paediatric Intensive Care Units to determine if GRV (PICU-GRV) or (PICU-noGRV) is best to determine achievement of adequate energy intake.

Tolerability of Enteral Nutrition in Mechanically Ventilated Patients With Septic Shock Who Require Vasopressors.

Merchan C; Altshuler D; Aberle C; Papadopoulos J; Schwartz D.
Journal of Intensive Care Medicine.

The objective of this study is to evaluate the tolerability of enteral nutrition in patients with septic shock who require vasopressor support and determine factors associated with enteral nutrition tolerance.

Does rapid enteral feeding increase intestinal morbidity in very low birth weight infants? A retrospective analysis.

Belling-Dierks F; Glaser K; Wirbelauer J; Rucker V; Frieauff E.
Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine.

Investigation into the association of a standardized rapid enteral feeding strategy with intestinal morbidity in very low birth weight infants.

Gastrostomy vs nasogastric tube feeding in patients with head and neck cancer during radiotherapy alone or combined chemoradiotherapy.

Soria A; Santacruz E; Vega-Pineiro B; Gion M; Molina J; Villamayor M; Mateo R; Riveiro J; Nattero L; Botella-Carretero JI.
Nutricion Hospitalaria.

Study of patients with head and neck cancer submitted to radiotherapy alone or combined chemoradiotherapy and the prophylactic use of gastrostomy or nasogastric tube for prevention of malnutrition.

Efficacy of enteral nutritional support after hospital discharge in major gastrointestinal surgery patients: a systematic review. [Review]

Vidal Casariego A; Calleja Fernandez A; Villar Taibo R; Urioste Fondo A; Pintor de la Maza B; Hernandez Moreno A; Cano Rodriguez I; Ballesteros Pomar MD.
Nutricion Hospitalaria.

The efficacy of nutritional support for malnourished patients undergoing gastrointestinal surgery after hospital discharge was analyzed regarding complication rates and length of stay.

Pediatric parenteral nutrition: clinical practice guidelines from the Spanish Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, the Spanish Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition and the Spanish Society of Hospital Pharmacy (SEFH) [Spa

Pedron GC; Cuervas-Mons VM; Galera MR; Gomez L; Gomis MP; Irastorza TI; Martinez CC; Moreno VJM; Perez-Portabella MC; Pozas Del Rio MT; Redecillas FSE; Prieto BG; Grupo de Estandarizacion de la Senpe S.

Summary of the recommendations regarding indications, access routes, requirements, modifications in special situations, components of the mixtures, prescription and standardization, preparation, administration, monitoring, complications and home NP.

Malnutrition in healthcare settings and the role of gastrostomy feeding. [Review]

Kurien M; Williams J; Sanders DS.
Proceedings of the Nutrition Society.

A review of the spectrum and consequences of malnutrition in different healthcare settings.

High versus low energy administration in the early phase of acute pancreatitis (GOULASH trial): protocol of a multicentre randomised double-blind clinical trial.

Marta K; Szabo AN; Pecsi D; Varju P; Bajor J; Godi S; Sarlos P; Miko A; Szemes K; Papp M; Tornai T; Vincze A; Marton Z; Vincze PA; Lanko E; Szentesi A; Molnar T; Hagendorn R; Faluhelyi N; Battyani I; Kelemen D; Papp R; Miseta A; Verzar Z; Lerch MM;
BMJ Open.

A randomised controlled two-arm double-blind multicentre trial to address the requirements for energy intake in
the early phase of acute pancreatitis.