Mipomersen sodium (Kynamro) injection as an addition to lipid-lowering medications and diet to treat homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia. ... It must be used with a protein-restricted diet and, in some cases, supplements.
Supplements included herbal or complementary nutritional products and micronutrients, but excluded products that are considered food or drink, such as energy drinks. ... They also wrote that they did not collect data regarding food and drink products,
A recall of Baxa Corporation's Abacus total parenteral nutrition calculation software due to a potential for dosing errors. ... Errors have been reported by users ordering salt-based parenteral nutrition ingredients on an ion-based ordering template, a
She asked if I had been compliant with my meds and diet. ... She was thorough, competent and self-assured. She'd been taught well. Nonetheless, I promised myself that no matter what, I'd really watch my diet next July.
The patient will likely have an extended period before being able to take in oral nutrition. ... Enteral feeding is the preferred route of providing nutrition in patients with severe acute pancreatitis.
Serum electrolyte levels and kidney function tests are normal. In addition to a low-sodium diet, which of the following is the most appropriate management?
A class I recall of Baxter Healthcare Automix Automated Nutrition Compounder Systems, due to incorrect key press responses, caused by fluid entry into device keypads, and intermittent electrical failures, which could ... The first generic version of
Usage of the defective device may result in patient death. Teduglutide (Gattex) to treat adults with short bowel syndrome who need additional nutrition from parenteral nutrition. ... In a trial, 63% of patients taking the drug achieved at least a 20%
The seats were full, the food was good, and the speakers were reasonably coherent. ... The food was great. Yet lurking there in the comments: “Dusty Grapes.” Really?
The cause could simply be patients' inability to follow their postsurgery diets, Dr. ... Prolonged vomiting and poor nutrition can lead to dehydration and related deficiencies in key vitamins, such as thiamine, niacin or B.