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Treating short bowel syndrome with pharmacotherapy.

Hollanda Martins Da Rocha M; Lee ADW; Marin MLM; Faintuch S; Mishaly A; Faintuch J.
Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy.

Pharmacological options directly targeting short bowel syndrome pathophysiology are presented in this review.

Longitudinal changes in the gut microbiome of infants on total parenteral nutrition.

Dahlgren AF; Pan A; Lam V; Gouthro KC; Simpson PM; Salzman NH; Nghiem-Rao TH.
Pediatric Research.

Study of progressive changes in gut microbiome of infants receiving total parenteral nutrition, to see if there is an alteration in bacterial colonization of the intestinal tract.

Oropharyngeal Colostrum for Preterm Infants: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Panchal H; Athalye-Jape G; Patole S.
Advances in Nutrition.

A systematic review of randomized controlled trials and non-randomized trials of oropharyngeal colostrum administration in preterm infants was conducted.

Implementing an educational program to improve critical care nurses' enteral nutritional support.

Kim H; Chang SJ.
Australian Critical Care. .

Evaluation of the effects of an education program to improve critical care nurses' perceptions, knowledge, and practices towards providing enteral nutritional support for ICU patients.

Enteral Nutrition in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Hematopoietic SCT Promotes the Recovery of Gut Microbiome Homeostasis.

D'Amico F; Biagi E; Rampelli S; Fiori J; Zama D; Soverini M; Barone M; Leardini D; Muratore E; Prete A; Gotti R; Pession A; Masetti R; Brigidi P; Turroni S; Candela M.

The aim of the study was to evaluate the impact of enteral vs. parenteral nutrition on the trajectory of compositional and functional gut microbiome recovery in pediatric patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Enteral nutrition for severe malnutrition Crohn's disease patient: Case report.

Li X; You Q; Song Y; Shi L; Hu W.

The report presents the case of a severely malnourished Crohn's Disease patient given
Enteral nutrition support in combination with conventional infliximab treatment.

Role of phase angle in the evaluation of effect of an immuno-enhanced formula in post-surgical cancer patients: a randomized clinical trial.

Di Renzo L; Marchetti M; Cioccoloni G; Gratteri S; Capria G; Romano L; Soldati L; Mele MC; Merra G; Cintoni M; De Lorenzo A.
European Review for Medical & Pharmacological Sciences.

The aim of the study was to evaluate the effects of immunonutrition on body composition parameters, inflammatory response and nutritional status in patients with head and neck squamous carcinoma.

The Perils of 'Risk Feeding'

Murray A; Mulkerrin S; O'Keeffe ST.
Age & Ageing.

Discussion on risk-feeding policies referring to persons who are eating and drinking rather than a healthcare technique.

Incidence of necrotising enterocolitis before and after introducing routine prophylactic Lactobacillus and Bifidobacterium probiotics.

Robertson C; Savva GM; Clapuci R; Jones J; Maimouni H; Brown E; Minocha A; Hall LJ; Clarke P.
Archives of Disease in Childhood Fetal & Neonatal Edition.

Comparison of the rates of necrotising enterocolitis, late-onset sepsis, and mortality in 5-year epochs before and after implementation of routine daily multistrain probiotics administration in high-risk neonates.

Individualising care in severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia: a series of N-of-1 trials comparing transpyloric and gastric feeding.

Jensen EA; Zhang H; Feng R; Dysart K; Nilan K; Munson DA; Kirpalani H.
Archives of Disease in Childhood Fetal & Neonatal Edition.

Study comparing the rates of hypoxemia during transpyloric and gastric feedings in very preterm infants with severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia.