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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.

Unmet Needs in Nutritional Care in African Paediatric Oncology Units.

Schoeman J; Ladas EJ; Rogers PC; Aryal S; Kruger M.
Journal of Tropical Pediatrics.

Results of an online survey regarding nutritional assessment and care of patients in pediatric oncology units in Africa.

A comparative analysis of treatment costs for home-based care and hospital-based care in enteral nutrition patients: A retrospective analysis of claims data.

Maeda M; Fukuda H; Shimizu S; Ishizaki T.
Health Policy.

Exploration of the differences in treatment costs between home-based care and hospital-based care in enteral nutrition patients in Japan.

Optimizing Clinical and Cost Outcomes for Patients on Enteral Nutrition Support for Treatment of Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency: Proceedings from an Expert Advisory Board Meeting.

Joseph I. Boullata, Janice L. Clarke, Archie Stone, Alexis Skoufalos, and David B. Nash
Population Health Management.

Importance of the RELiZORB (immobilized lipase) enzyme cartridge for patients who lack the natural ability to sufficiently hydrolyze and absorb dietary fats and who require supplemental enteral nutrition.

Impact of feeding mode on neurodevelopmental outcome in infants and children with congenital heart disease.

Holst LM; Serrano F; Shekerdemian L; Ravn HB; Guffey D; Ghanayem NS; Monteiro S.
Congenital Heart Disease.

The objective was to investigate the impact of feeding mode on neurodevelopmental outcomes in pediatric patients with congenital heart defects.