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Overnight Steady-State Infusions of Parenteral Nutrition on Myosin Heavy Chain Transcripts in Rectus Abdominis Muscle Related to Amino Acid Transporters, Insulin-like Growth Factor 1, and Blood Amino Acids in Patients Aimed at Major Surgery.

Iresjo BM; Engstrom C; Smedh U; Lundholm K.
Jpen: Journal of Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition.

This study examines effects of standard parenteral nutrition on abdominal muscle transcripts of amino acid transporters, myosin heavy chains, and the insulin-like growth factor 1 and its receptor in patients aimed at major surgery.

Standardized Nutrition Protocol for Very Low-Birth-Weight Infants Resulted in Less Use of Parenteral Nutrition and Associated Complications, Better Growth, and Lower Rates of Necrotizing Enterocolitis.

Barr PA; Mally PV; Caprio MC.
Jpen: Journal of Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition.

Assessment of the impact of a standardized nutrition initiative for very low‐birth‐weight infants on their nutrition and clinical outcomes.

Changes in body weight and serum liver tests associated with parenteral nutrition compared with no parenteral nutrition in patients with acute myeloid leukemia during remission induction treatment.

van Lieshout R; Tick LW; Dieleman JP; Custers S; van Dongen MS; van der Lee D; Schaaphok AR; Snellen M; Schouten HC; Beijer S.
Supportive Care in Cancer.

Assessment of differences in body weight changes and serum liver tests in acute myeloid leukemia patients receiving parenteral nutrition versus no parenteral nutrition during remission induction treatment.

Fecal Microbiomes in Premature Infants With and Without Parenteral Nutrition-Associated Cholestasis.

Mokha JS; Davidovics ZH; Maas K; Caimano MJ; Matson A.
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition.

Comparison of the longitudinal changes in fecal microbiomes of premature infants who developed PN-associated cholestasis versus those who did not despite similar parenteral nutrition doses.

MicroRNA 122 Reflects Liver Injury in Children with Intestinal Failure-Associated Liver Disease Treated with Intravenous Fish Oil.

Calkins KL; Thamotharan S; Ghosh S; Dai Y; Devaskar SU.
Journal of Nutrition.

Purpose was to investigate changes in plasma miR-122, correlate miR-122 with serum liver function tests, and investigate changes in whole blood transcripts including miR-122 targets in children with intestinal failure-associated liver disease who received pure intravenous fish oil as a treatment for cholestasis.

Long-term effects on growth of an energy-enhanced parenteral nutrition in preterm newborn: A quasi-experimental study

Terrin G; Coscia A; Boscarino G; Faccioli F; Di Chiara M; Greco C; Onesta E; Oliva S; Aloi M; Dito L; Cardilli V; Regoli D; De Curtis M.
PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource].

To assess the best energy intake in parenteral nutrition for preterm newborns, with endpoints focused upon growth and risk of complications.

Total parenteral nutrition in ex vivo lung perfusion: Addressing metabolism improves both inflammation and oxygenation.

Buchko MT; Stewart CJ; Hatami S; Himmat S; Freed DH; Nagendran J.
American Journal of Transplantation.

Search for whether the addition of total parenteral nutrition improves lung function in ex vivo lung perfusion.

Dietary Management of Blood Glucose in Medical Critically Ill Overweight and Obese Patients: An Open-Label Randomized Trial.

Rice TW; Files DC; Morris PE; Bernard AC; Ziegler TR; Drover JW; Kress JP; Ham KR; Grathwohl DJ; Huhmann MB; Gautier JBO.
Jpen: Journal of Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition.

The study tested whether an enteral nutrition formula with very high-protein- and low-carbohydrate-facilitated glucose control delivered higher protein concentrations within a hypocaloric protocol.

AGREEing on Guidelines for Nutrition Management of Adult Severe Burn Patients.

Grammatikopoulou MG; Theodoridis X; Gkiouras K; Stamouli EM; Mavrantoni ME; Dardavessis T; Bogdanos DP.
Jpen: Journal of Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition.

The objectives were to review, compare, and critically appraise medical nutrition therapy guidelines for adult patients with severe burns, and produce salient points for future guideline updates.

Home enteral nutrition may prevent myelosuppression of patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma treated by concurrent chemoradiotherapy.

Li X; Zhou J; Chu C; You Q; Zhong R; Rao Z; Hu W.
Head & Neck.

The aim of the study was to assess the effect of home enteral nutrition on the myelosuppression of patients with nasopharyngeal cancer during the course of concurrent chemoradiotherapy