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Critical care: Meeting protein requirements without overfeeding energy.

Taylor S; Dumont N; Clemente R; Allan K; Downer C; Mitchell A.
Clinical Nutrition ESPEN

Study to determine whether an enteral nutrition prescription could meet institutional and international protein guidelines.

[A comparative study of using Brix meter versus ultrasonic monitoring of gastric residual volume in patients with enteral nutrition]. [Chinese]

Ding Y; Wang GS; Zhang Y; Hou HR.
Chung-Hua Nei Ko Tsa Chih Chinese Journal of Internal Medicine

Investigate of the Brix value on monitoring gastric residual volume in patients with enteral nutrition

Incidence and Treatment of Chylothorax in Children Undergoing Corrective Surgery for Congenital Heart Diseases.

Christofe NM; Pessotti CFX; Paiva L; Jatene IB.
Brazilian Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery

Evaluation of the incidence of chylothorax in pediatrics patients from cardiac surgery and treatment types and their efficiency.

Hyperglycemia is associated with cardiac complications in elderly nondiabetic patients receiving total parenteral nutrition.

Ma J; Gao M; Pan R; He L; Zhao L; Liu J; Liu H.

Study of the relationship between TPN-related hyperglycemia and cardiac adverse outcome in elderly patients without previously diabetes diagnosis.

Timing of the initiation of parenteral nutrition in critically ill children. [Review]

Jimenez L; Mehta NM; Duggan CP.
Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition & Metabolic Care

A review of the current literature evaluating clinical outcomes of early vs. delayed parenteral nutrition initiation among critically ill children.

Prevention of neonatal late-onset sepsis: a randomised controlled trial.

Alcock G; Liley HG; Cooke L; Gray PH.
BMC Pediatrics

Aim of the study was to compare a number of measures for parenteral line management with strict aseptic technique on Late-onset sepsis in very low birth weight infants.

Reduction of hypoglycaemic events with a behavioural intervention: a randomized clinical trial for paediatric patients with Type 1 diabetes mellitus.

Gee BT; Nansel TR; Liu A.
Diabetic Medicine

To determine if behavioral intervention reduced the incidence of hypoglycaemic events in Type I diabetic children.

The nutritional intake of elderly patients with dysphagia admitted to the internal medical department of the emergency hospital was analyzed. The Fujishima dysphagia scale after care and treatment by the Nutrition Support Team was assessed.

Niwano M.
Nippon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi - Japanese Journal of Geriatrics

Anecdotal analysis to see if route of nutrition affected patient discharge rates in dysphagic hospitalized elderly patients.

Treatment Options and Outcomes of Pediatric IBDU Compared with Other IBD Subtypes: A Retrospective Multicenter Study from the IBD Porto Group of ESPGHAN.

Aloi M; Birimberg-Schwartz L; Buderus S; Hojsak I; Fell JM; Bronsky J; Veereman G; Koletzko S; Shaoul R; Miele E; Turner D; Russell RK.
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Comparison of inflammatory bowel disease unclassified treatment choices with other colonic inflammatory bowel diseases and explored long-term outcomes.

Small intestinal protein infusion in humans: evidence for a location-specific gradient in intestinal feedback on food intake and GI peptide release.

van Avesaat M; Ripken D; Hendriks HF; Masclee AA; Troost FJ.
International Journal of Obesity

Investigate differences in ad libitum food intake, feelings of hunger and satiety and the systemic levels of cholecystokinin, glucagon-like peptide-1, peptide YY, glucose and insulin
after intraduodenal, intrajejunal and intraileal protein infusion.