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Identification of risk factors for enteral feeding intolerance screening in critically ill patients.

Xu L; Wang T; Chen T; Yang WQ; Liang ZP; Zhu JC.
Saudi Medical Journal.

The objective of the study was to identify risk factors for enteral feeding intolerance screening in critically ill patients, providing reference for healthcare staff to assess the risk of feeding intolerance toward future scale development.

A Case Series: The Identification of Buried Bumper Syndrome With Abdominal Computed Tomography Scan in Two Severely Brain Injured Rehabilitation Patients.

Krull CM; Dennison AC.
Pm & R.

Two case studies that demonstrate the importance of early diagnosis and management and the lack of adequate sensitivity of a Gastrografin-aided kidney, ureter, and bladder study.

Preoperative Intubation and Lack of Enteral Nutrition are Associated with Prolonged Stay After Arterial Switch Operation.

Iliopoulos I; Burke R; Hannan R; Bolivar J; Cooper DS; Zafar F; Rossi A.
Pediatric Cardiology.

Preoperative factors which are best associated with prolonged hospital stay after arterial switch operation.

Long-term outcomes of pediatric intestinal failure. [Review]

Fullerton BS; Hong CR; Jaksic T.
Seminars in Pediatric Surgery.

Management of pediatric intestinal failure guidelines based on the only available data which comes from single center retrospective reports.

Early management of acute pancreatitis: A review of the best evidence. [Review]

Stigliano S; Sternby H; de Madaria E; Capurso G; Petrov MS.
Digestive & Liver Disease.

Contemporary aspects of early management of patients with acute pancreatitis with recommended guidelines.

Energy, Protein, Carbohydrate, and Lipid Intakes and Their Effects on Morbidity and Mortality in Critically Ill Adult Patients: A Systematic Review. [Review]

Patkova A; Joskova V; Havel E; Kovarik M; Kucharova M; Zadak Z; Hronek M.
Advances in Nutrition.

A compendium of recent pertinent information concerning the nutritional support of critically ill patients in intensive care units regarding the energy, protein, carbohydrate, and lipid intakes and their effects on morbidity and mortality.

[Morbimortality associated to nutritional status and feeding path in children with cerebral palsy]. [Spanish]

Figueroa MJ; Rojas C; Barja S.
Revista Chilena de Pediatria.

Study of patients with Cerebral Palsy on an outpatient referral center which included all demographic, socioeconomic data and nutritional assessment with a one-year follow-up.

Enteral nutrition in pediatric intestinal failure: does initial feeding impact on intestinal adaptation? [Review]

Capriati T; Nobili V; Stronati L; Cucchiara S; Laureti F; Liguori A; Tyndall E; Diamanti A.
Expert review of gastroenterology & hepatology.

Updates concerning the impact of the initial diet with enteral/oral nutrition in neonatal onset short bowel syndrome in the process of bowel adaption.

Impact of Early Enteral Nutrition on Nutritional and Immunological Outcomes of Gastric Cancer Patients Undergoing Gastrostomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Nikniaz Z; Somi MH; Nagashi S; Nikniaz L.
Nutrition & Cancer.

A systematic review and meta-analysis study evaluating the impact of early enteral nutrition on postoperative nutritional / immunological outcomes for patients with gastric cancer.

American Gastroenterological Association Institute Guideline on Initial Management of Acute Pancreatitis. [Review]

Crockett SD; Wani S; Gardner TB; Falck-Ytter Y; Barkun AN; (American Gastroenterological Association Institute Clinical Guidelines Committee)

AGA's review of initial management guidelines for acute pancreatitis.