TITLE

Feeding formulas

AUTHOR(S)
Eisenberg, Patti G.; O'Connor, Eileen
PUB. DATE
December 1994
SOURCE
RN;Dec94, Vol. 57 Issue 12, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on selection and administration of formula in parenteral feeding. Importance of key ingredients of feeding formulas; Osmolality; Caloric density of the formula; Calculation of the number of calories needed by the patient; Prevention of fluid loss; Prevention and treatment of formula-induced diarrhea; Other causes of diarrhea; Other complications. INSETS: Which formula for which patient?.;Discharge planning for the tube-fed patient..
ACCESSION #
9501265610

 

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