February 2007
Gut;Feb2007 Supplement 1, Vol. 56, p37
Academic Journal
The article offers recommendations related to proper nutritional support services that should be a part of hospital care for patients with gastrointestinal (GI) disease in Great Britain. As stated, nutritional support should be an automatic part of patient's holistic care and should be provided by a multidisciplinary team of medical professionals. Specific facilities for placement of central feeding catheters are recommended, and an increase in home parenteral nutrition services is suggested.


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