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Blinded, Double-Dummy, Parallel-Group, Phase 2a Randomized Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of a Highly Selective 5-Hydroxytryptamine Type 4 Receptor Agonist in Critically Ill Patients With Enteral Feeding Intolerance.

Chapman MJ; Jones KL; Almansa C; Barnes CN; Nguyen D; Deane AM
Journal of Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition.

This phase 2a study compared TAK-954 with metoclopramide in critically ill patients with enteral
feeding intolerance.

Real-Time Energy Exposure Is Associated With Increased Oxidative Stress Among Feeding-Tolerant Critically Ill Patients: Results From the FEDOX Trial.

McKeever L; Peterson SJ; Cienfuegos S; Rizzie J; Lateef O; Freels S; Braunschweig CA
Journal of Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition. .

Analysis designed to explore the relationship between energy exposure and oxidative stress in mechanically ventilated ICU patients with systemic inflammatory response syndrome.

Determining Optimal Outcome Measures in a Trial Investigating No Routine Gastric Residual Volume Measurement in Critically Ill Children.

Tume LN; Arch B; Woolfall K; et.al.
Journal of Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition.

This study aimed to determine optimal outcome measures for a trial of no routine gastric residual volume measurement in critically ill children.

Randomized Controlled Trial of Comparative Hypocaloric vs Full-Energy Enteral Feeding During the First Week of Hospitalization in Neurosurgical Patients at the Intensive Care Unit.

Mousavian SZ; Pasdar Y; Ranjbar G; Jandari S; Akhlaghi S; Almasi A; Safarian M
Journal of Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition.

Discussion regarding the optimal amount of energy for the reduction of morbidity and mortality in neurosurgical patients in the ICU.

Interleukin-10 and Zonulin Are Associated With Postoperative Delayed Gastric Emptying in Critically Ill Surgical Pediatric Patients: A Prospective Pilot Study.

Martinez EE; Zurakowski D; Pereira L; Freire R; Emans JB; Nurko S; Duggan CP; Fasano A; Mehta NM
Journal of Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition.

Study of the postoperative changes in IL-10 and zonulin and their association with gastric emptying in surgical critically ill children.

Nutrition and Micronutrient Therapy in Critical Illness Should Be Individualized.

Berger MM
Journal of Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition.

Nutrition needs vary among patients as well as during hospitalization, as the metabolic response changes over time.

Needle Catheter Jejunostomy in Patients Undergoing Surgery for Upper Gastrointestinal and Pancreato-Biliary Cancer-Impact on Nutritional and Clinical Outcome in the Early and Late Postoperative Period.

Wobith M; Wehle L; Haberzettl D; Acikgoz A; Weimann A

The aim was to evaluate the safety of needle catheter jejunostomy placement and its potential benefits regarding the nutritional status in the postoperative course.

A Cross-Sectional Study of Nemaline Myopathy.

Amburgey K; Acker M; Saeed S; et.al.

Nemaline myopathy is a rare neuromuscular condition with clinical and genetic heterogeneity. We performed a cross-sectional study of nemaline myopathy, complemented by longitudinal assessment and exploration of pilot outcome measures.


Souza GN; Draghi PF; Yonamine GH
Revista Paulista de Pediatria.

A review of the literature on oral and enteral nutrition therapy with investigation of the evidence of treatment efficacy, as well as prevention of relapses and reduction of symptoms of inflammatory bowel diseases in the pediatric population.

Risk factors and intestinal microbiota: Clostridioides difficile infection in patients receiving enteral nutrition at Intensive Care Units.

Wang D; Dong D; Wang C; Cui Y; Jiang C; Ni Q; Su T; Wang G; Mao E; Peng Y
Critical Care (London, England).

Assessment of the risk factors and intestinal microbiome of patients to better understand the occurrence and development of Clostridioides difficile infection.