High nutrition risk identifies those patients most likely to benefit from early EN therapy. ... Use EN over PN in critically ill patients who require nutrition support therapy.
Nutrition support experts want you to think of food as a drug. ... Whatever the method—food on a plate, enteral, parenteral—the nutrition support experts just want hospitalists to make sure everyone's getting fed.
Take a humorous look at a fictional doctor's quest to get some food during a busy day. ... I'll get something at conference. They always have food there,” she mumbled to herself.
The American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) last week published a position paper with recommendations for using parenteral nutrition glutamine supplementation. ... More research is needed on glutamine-supplemented PN in specific
Guidelines for the diagnosis of malnutrition were published in the May 2012 Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, representing a consensus statement of the American Academy of Nutrition and ... Dietetics (the Academy) and the American
modulated nutrition was associated with a higher 6-month mortality rate: 54% (95% CI, 40% to 67%) vs. ... g/kg of body weight per day, day 3) of the standard nutrition.
Another article in this issue looks at how hospitals are working on something that has not historically been their specialty: providing tasty, healthy food. ... The efforts range from simple steps such as talking about nutrition and offering a vegetarian
A. Enteral nutrition via nasogastric feeding tube. B. Enteral nutrition via percutaneous jejunal feeding tube. ... Decreasing the lipids in this patient's diet, rather than in his parenteral nutrition, may provide some clinical improvement, because oral
At 30 days, significantly fewer patients in the nutrition group had died (7% vs. ... Nutrition, says any validated tool can be used to screen patients for nutritional risk.
A. Enteral supplements. B. A gluten-free diet. C. A proton pump inhibitor. ... A gluten-free diet is used for treating celiac sprue, which this patient does not have.