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81 Possible Causes for Parenteral Nutritional Support Required

  • Vomiting of Pregnancy

    Nutritional support (enteral or parenteral) may be required.[patient.info]

  • Ileus

    Ronit Das and Timothy Bowling, Parenteral nutrition to prevent and treat undernutrition, Advanced Nutrition and Dietetics in Nutrition Support, (207-215), (2018).[doi.org] Roberts and Charlene Compher, Guidelines for the Provision and Assessment of Nutrition Support Therapy in the Adult Critically Ill Patient, Journal of Parenteral and Enteral[doi.org] Schneider, Enteral nutrition to prevent and treat undernutrition, Advanced Nutrition and Dietetics in Nutrition Support, (194-206), (2018).[doi.org]

  • Pneumonia

    For patients who require nutritional support, early feeding (within 24 to 48 hours of admission to ICU) may be provided by the enteral or parenteral route.[doi.org] Post‐pyloric feeding has been used successfully to maintain enteral nutrition in patients who otherwise would have required parenteral nutrition ( Boulton 2004 ).[doi.org] Why it is important to do this review The primary goal of nutritional support for critically ill patients is to provide adequate nutrients while avoiding complications related[doi.org]

  • Acute Kidney Failure

    People with intestinal failure require parenteral or enteral nutritional support. kidney failure Renal failure. left ventricular heart failure Failure of the heart to maintain[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] requirements of the body for growth, development, and homeostasis that results from either a poorly functioning or a surgically-resected intestine.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] occurs in spite of high cardiac output, for example, in severe anemia, thyrotoxicosis, arteriovenous fistulae, or other diseases. intestinal failure An inability to meet the nutritional[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction

    Table 3 Definitive surgical procedures NUTRITIONAL SUPPORT Thirty two patients required long term parenteral nutrition (TPN); 19 for less than six months, 11 of whom died.[doi.org] A large proportion of patients become malnourished with up to one-third of adults and 80% of children requiring long-term home parenteral nutrition.[ojrd.biomedcentral.com] In the most severe cases, when small bowel function is diffusely affected, parenteral nutrition is necessary to satisfy nutritional requirements.[doi.org]

  • Sick Sinus Syndrome

    The severe gut dysfunction required full parenteral nutritional support.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Skin Ulcer

    Current evidence does not support supplementing vitamins or calories in patients who have no signs of nutritional deficiency.[merckmanuals.com] Protein intake of 1.25 to 1.5 g/kg/day, sometimes requiring oral, nasogastric, or parenteral supplementation, is desirable for optimal healing.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Aspiration Pneumonia

    For patients who require nutritional support, early feeding (within 24 to 48 hours of admission to ICU) may be provided by the enteral or parenteral route.[doi.org] Post‐pyloric feeding has been used successfully to maintain enteral nutrition in patients who otherwise would have required parenteral nutrition ( Boulton 2004 ).[doi.org] Why it is important to do this review The primary goal of nutritional support for critically ill patients is to provide adequate nutrients while avoiding complications related[doi.org]

  • Pediatric Crohn's Disease

    Pittas, Ursula Laskowski, Luke Kos and Edward Saltzman, Role of Vitamin D in Adults Requiring Nutrition Support, Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, 34, 1, (70-78[doi.org]

  • Sepsis in Premature Infants

    The infant may require transfer to a level III or IV perinatal center, especially if he or she requires cardiopulmonary support, parenteral nutrition, or prolonged IV access[emedicine.medscape.com]

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