TITLE

Nutrition Support for the Mechanically Ventilated Patient

AUTHOR(S)
Parrish, Carol Rees; McCray, Stacey Falls
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Feb2003, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p77
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the provision of nutrition support for mechanically ventilated patients. Complications that can be induced by nutrition support if not properly managed; Way to determine caloric requirements in a mechanically ventilated patient; Advice on initiating nutrition support.
ACCESSION #
9054923

 

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