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Differences in the incidence of postoperative pneumonia after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy between liquid and semi-solid nutrient administration.

Muramatsu H; Okamoto T; Kubo T; Matsuki M; Iwata S; Fujiwara A; Miyajima N; Inomata H; Hoshi T; Goto Y.
European Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

Examination of the differences in the incidence of postoperative pneumonia between liquid and semi-solid nutrients dose forms after percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.

Quality improvement initiative to decrease time to full feeds and central line utilization among infants born less than or equal to 32 0/7 weeks through compliance with standardized feeding guidelines.

Chu S; Procaskey A; Tripp S; Naples M; White H; Rhein L.
Journal of Perinatology. .

Process to reduce time to full feeds from conservative guidelines in enteral feeding and central line use.

Patients' experience of enteral feeding following (chemo) radiotherapy for head and neck cancer: A qualitative study.

Williams GF; White H; Sen M; Prestwich RJD.
Clinical Nutrition.

The aim of this study was to evaluate patient experiences of Enteral feeding and surrounding decision-making processes.

Improving nutrition care for neurosurgery patients through a nurse-led transition feeding protocol.

Dux C; Lim SC; Jeffree R; Heaydon S; de Jersey S.
Nutrition & Dietetics.

Data was collected retrospectively pre‐ and prospectively for 1 year post implementation of this transition feeding protocol.

A retrospective study of patients with Robin sequence: Patient characteristics and their impact on clinical outcomes.

Hamilton S; Dzioba A; Husein M.
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.

The objectives of the study are to describe the management of airway and feeding issues in these children and to evaluate the impact of airway and feeding strategies on important clinical outcomes.

Relationship between Early Antibiotic Exposure and Short-Term Growth Velocity in Premature Neonates.

Reid BM; Eisenberg R; Forman K; LaTuga MS.
American Journal of Perinatology.

The relationship between the duration of antibiotic administration during first week of life and subsequent growth velocity.

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.