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2014

  • November:  Taylor B, Brody, Denmark R, Southard R, Byham-Gray L.  Improving Enteral Delivery Through the Adoption of the "Feed Early Enteral Diet Adequately for Maximum Effect (FEED ME)" Protocol in a Surgical Trauma ICU: A Quality Improvement Review.  Nutr Clin Pract. 2014 Aug 25. [Epub ahead of print.
  • October:  Harvey SE, Parrott F, Harrison DA, et al. Trial of the Route of Early Nutritional Support in Critically Ill Adults. N Engl J Med. 2014;371(18):1673-1684.
  • September:  van Zanten AR, Sztark F, Kaisers UX, et al.  High-protein enteral nutrition enriched with immune-modulating nutrients vs standard high-protein enteral nutrition and nosocomial infections in the ICU: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2014 Aug 6;312(5):514-24.
  • August:  Peake SL, Davies AR, Deane AM, et al. Use of a concentrated enteral nutrition solution to increase calorie delivery to critically ill patients: a randomized, double-blind, clinical trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Jul 2;100(2):616-625. [Epub ahead of print]

  • July:  BraHamada SR, Garcon P, Ronot M, et al.  Ultrasound assessment of gastric volume in critically ill patients.  Intensive Care Med. 2014;40(7):965-972.
  • June:     Braunschweig CA, Sheean PM, Peterson SJ, et al.  Intensive Nutrition in Acute Lung Injury:  A Clinical Trial (INTACT).  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2014 Apr 9 [Epub ahead of print]
  • April/May:  Petros S, Horbach M, Seidel F, Weidhase L.  Hypocaloric vs Normocaloric Nutrition in Critically Ill Patients:  A Prospective Randomized Pilot Trial.  JPEN 2014 Apr 3 (epub ahead of print)
  • March 2014:  Xu Z, Li Y, Wang J, Wu B, Li J.  Effect of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids to reverse biopsy-proven parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease in adults. Clin Nutr 2012; 31: 217-223.
  • February 2014:  Gunst J, Vanhorebeek I, Casaer MP, et al.  Impact of early parenteral nutrition on metabolism and kidney injury. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2013;24(6):995-1005.
  • January 2014:  Puthucheary ZA, Rawal J, McPhail M, et al.  Acute skeletal muscle wasting in critical illness.  JAMA. 2013;310(15):1591-600.

2013

  • November 2013: Dickerson RN, Maish GO 3rd, Croce MA, et al.  Influence of Aging on Nitrogen Accretion During Critical Illness.  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2013 Oct 11. [Epub ahead of print]
  • October 2013:  Heyland DK, Murch L, Cahill N, et al.  Enhanced Protein-Energy Provision via the Enteral Route Feeding Protocol in Critically Ill Patients: Results of a Cluster Randomized Trial.  Crit Care Med. 2013 Aug 26. [Epub ahead of print]
  • September 2013:  Guièze R, Lemal R, Cabrespine A, et al.  Enteral versus parenteral nutritional support in allogeneic haematopoietic stem-cell transplantation.  Clin Nutr. 2013 Jul 31. [Epub ahead of print]
  • June 2013: Doig GS, Simpson F, Sweetman EA, et al.  Early parenteral nutrition in critically ill patients with short-term relative contraindications to early enteral nutrition: a randomized controlled trial.  JAMA. 2013;309(20):2130-2138.
  • May 2013:  Heyland D, Muscedere J, Wischmeyer PE, et al.  A randomized trial of glutamine and antioxidants in critically ill patients.  N Engl J Med. 2013; 368(16):1489-1497.
  • April 2013:  Philipson TJ, Snider JT, Lakdawalla DN, et al.  Impact of oral nutritional supplementation on hospital outcomes.  Am J Manag Care. 2013 Feb;19(2):121-128.
  • March 2013:  Mancl EE, Muzevich KM.  Tolerability and Safety of Enteral Nutrition in Critically Ill Patients Receiving Intravenous Vasopressor Therapy.  JPEN 2013 Jan 17 [epub ahead of print].
  • February 2013:  Reignier J, Mercier E, Le Gouge A, et al. Effect of not monitoring residual gastric volume on risk of ventilator-associated pneumonia in adults receiving mechanical ventilation and early enteral feeding: a randomized controlled trial.  JAMA. 2013;309(3):249-56.
  • January 2013:  Frankenfield DC, Ashcraft CM, Galvan DA.  Longitudinal prediction of metabolic rate in critically ill patients.  JPEN 2012;36(6):700-12.

2012

  • December 2012:  Heidegger CP, Berger MM, Graf S, et al.  Optimisation of energy provision with supplemental parenteral nutrition in critically ill patients: a randomised controlled clinical trial.  Lancet. 2012 Dec 3. [Epub ahead of print]
  • November 2012:  Bejarano N, Navarro S, Rebasa P, et al.  Intra-abdominal Pressure as a Prognostic Factor for Tolerance of Enteral Nutrition in Critical Patients.  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2012 Oct 15. [Epub ahead of print]
  • October 2012:  Weijs PJ, Stapel SN, de Groot SD, et al.  Optimal protein and energy nutrition decreases mortality in mechanically ventilated, critically ill patients: a prospective observational cohort study.  JPEN 2012 Jan;36(1):60-8.
  • September 2012:  Davies AR, Morrison SS, Bailey MJ, et al.  A multicenter, randomized controlled trial comparing early nasojejunal with nasogastric nutrition in critical illness.  Crit Care Med. 2012;40(8):2342-2348.
  • July 2012:  Ratuapli SK, Taylor G. Ellington TG, O ’ Neill MT, et al.  Proton Pump Inhibitor Therapy Use Does Not Predispose to Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth.  Am J Gastroenterol 2012; 107:730–735.
  • May 2012:  Umpierrez GE, Spiegelman R, Zhao V, et al.  A double-blind, randomized clinical trial comparing soybean oil-based versus olive oil-based lipid emulsions in adult medical-surgical intensive care unit patients requiring parenteral nutrition.  Crit Care Med. 2012 Apr 6. [Epub ahead of print] 
  • April 2012:  Halmos EP, Muir JG, Barrett JS, et al.  Diarrhoea during enteral nutrition is predicted by the poorly absorbed short-chain carbohydrate (FODMAP) content of the formula.  Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2010 Oct;32(7):925-933. 
  • March 2012:  Pontes-Arruda A, Martins LF, de Lima SM, et al; Investigating Nutritional Therapy with EPA, GLA and Antioxidants Role in Sepsis Treatment (INTERSEPT) Study Group.  Enteral nutrition with eicosapentaenoic acid, γ-linolenic acid and antioxidants in the early treatment of sepsis: results from a multicenter, prospective, randomized, double-blinded, controlled study: the INTERSEPT study.  Crit Care. 2011 Jun 9;15(3):R144.
  • February 2012:  The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) Clinical Trials Network.  Initial Trophic vs. Full Enteral Feeding in Patients with Acute Lung Injury:  The EDEN Randomized Trial.  2012;307(8):795-803.

 2011

  • December 2011: Rice TW, Wheeler AP, Thompson BT, et al; NHLBI ARDS Clinical Trials Network  Enteral omega-3 fatty acid, gamma-linolenic acid, and antioxidant supplementation in acute lung injury.  JAMA. 2011;306(14):1574-81.
  • November 2011:  Klek S, Sierzega M, Szybinski P, et al.  Perioperative nutrition in malnourished surgical cancer patients - A prospective, randomized, controlled clinical trial.  Clin Nutr. 2011 Aug 4. [Epub ahead of print]
  • October 2011:  Davis CJ, Sowa D, Keim KS, et al.  The Use of Prealbumin and C-Reactive Protein for Monitoring Nutrition Support in Adult Patients Receiving Enteral Nutrition in an Urban Medical Center.  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2011 Jul 28. [Epub ahead of print]
  • September 2011:  Grau-Carmona T, Morán-García V, García-de-Lorenzo A, et al.  Effect of an enteral diet enriched with eicosapentaenoic acid, gamma-linolenic acid and anti-oxidants on the outcome of mechanically ventilated, critically ill, septic patients.  Clin Nutr. 2011 Apr 5. [epub ahead of print].
  • July 2011:  Casaer MP, Mesotten D, Hermans G, Wouters PJ,et al.  Early versus Late Parenteral Nutrition in Critically Ill Adults.  NEJM 2011, June 29 [Epub ahead of print].
  • June 2011:  Metheny NA, Stewart BJ, McClave SA.  Relationship between feeding tube site and respiratory outcomes.  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2011 May;35(3):346-55.
  • May 2011:   Rice TW, Mogan S, Hays MA, et al.  Randomized trial of initial trophic versus full-energy enteral nutrition in mechanically ventilated patients with acute respiratory failure.  Crit Care Med. 2011;39(6):1-8.
  • April 2011:  Singer P, Anbar R, Cohen J, et al.  The tight calorie control study (TICACOS):  a prospective, randomized, controlled pilot study of nutritional support in critically ill patients.  Intensive Care Med 2011; 37(4):601-9.
  • March 2011:  Arabi YM, Tamim HM, Dhar GS, Al-Dawood A, Al-Sultan M, Sakkijha MH, Kahoul SH, Brits R.  Permissive underfeeding and intensive insulin therapy in critically ill patients: a randomized controlled trial.  Am J Clin Nutr. 2011;93(3):569-77.

2010

  • November / December 2010:  Kawamura E, Habu D, Morikawa H, et al.  A randomized pilot trial of oral branched-chain amino acids in early cirrhosis: validation using prognostic markers for pre-liver transplant status.  Liver Transpl. 2009;15(7):790-797.
  • September 2010:  Barraud D, Blard C, Hein F, et al.  Probiotics in the critically ill patient: a double blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial.  Intensive Care Med. 2010;36(9):1540-7.
  • July 2010:  NICE-SUGAR Study Investigators. Finfer S, Chittock DR, Su SY, et al. Intensive versus conventional glucose control in critically ill patients. N Engl J Med. 2009;360:1346-1349.
  • May 2010:  Woo SH, Finch CK, Broyles JE, et al. Early vs delayed enteral nutrition in critically ill medical patients.  Nutr Clin Pract. 2010;25(2):205-211.
  • April 2010:  Vanschoonbeek K, Lansink M, van Laere KM, Senden et al.  Slowly digestible carbohydrate sources can be used to attenuate the postprandial glycemic response to the ingestion of diabetes-specific enteral formulas.  Diabetes Educ. 2009 Jul-Aug;35(4):631-40.
  • March 2010:  Gianotti L, Braga M, Biffi R, et al.  Glutamine Italy Research Group of the Italian Society of Parenteral, and Enteral Nutrition.  Perioperative intravenous glutamine supplementation in major abdominal surgery for cancer: a randomized multicenter trial.  Ann Surg 2009;250:684-690.
  • January / February 2010:  Juvé-Udina ME , Valls-Miró C, Carre˜no-Granero A, et al.  To return or to discard? Randomised trial on gastric residual volume management. Intensive Crit Care Nurs 2009;25:258-267.

2009

  • December 2009:  Poulard F, Dimet J, Martin-Lefevre L, et al.  Impact of Not Measuring Residual Gastric Volume in Mechanically Ventilated Patients Receiving Early Enteral Feeding: A Prospective Before-After Study.  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2009 Oct 27.
  • October 2009:  Nishiwaki S, Araki H, Shirakami Y, et al.  Inhibition of gastroesophageal reflux by semi-solid nutrients in patients with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2009 Sep-Oct;33(5):513-9.
  • September 2009:  Alberda C, Gramlich L, Jones N, et al.  The relationship between nutritional intake and clinical outcomes in critically ill patients: results of an international multicenter observational study.  Intensive Care Med. 2009;35(10):1728-1737.
  • July 2009:  Hsu CW, Sun SF, Lin SL, et al.  Duodenal versus gastric feeding in medical intensive care unit patients: a prospective, randomized, clinical study.  Crit Care Med. 2009 Jun;37(6):1866-72.
  • April 2009:  Pohl M, Mayr P, Mertl-Roetzer M, et al.  Glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus with a disease-specific enteral formula: stage II of a randomized, controlled multicenter trial.  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2009 Jan-Feb;33(1):37-49.
  • March 2009:  Klek S, Kulig J, Sierzega M, et al. The impact of immunostimulating nutrition on infectious complications after upper gastrointestinal surgery: a prospective, randomized, clinical trial.  Ann Surg 2008 Aug;248(2):212-20.
  • January 2009:  Frankenfield DC, Coleman A, Alam S, et al.  Analysis of Estimation Methods for Resting Metabolic Rate in Critically Ill Adults.  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2008;33(1):27-36.

2008

  •  October 2008:  Collier BR, Giladi A, Dossett LA, et al.  Impact of high-dose antioxidants on outcomes in acutely injured patients.  J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2008 Jul-Aug;32(4):384-8.

AND  Desachy A, Clavel M, Vuagnat A, et al.  Initial efficacy and tolerability of early enteral nutrition with immediate or gradual introduction in intubated patients. Intensive Care Med. 2008 Jun;34(6):1054-9.

  • September 2008:  Elke G, Schädler D, Engel C, et al.  German Competence Network Sepsis (SepNet).  Current practice in nutritional support and its association with mortality in septic patients--results from a national, prospective, multicenter study.  Crit Care Med. 2008;36(6):1762-1767.
  • June 2008:  Lassen K, Kjaeve J, Fetveit T, et al.  Allowing normal food at will after major upper gastrointestinal surgery does not increase morbidity: a randomized multicenter trial.  Ann Surg 2008;247(5):721-9.
  • April 2008:  Reid CL.  Poor agreement between continuous measurements of energy expenditure and routinely used prediction equations in intensive care unit patients.  Clin Nutr. 2007;26(5):649-57.

AND Besselink MG, van Santvoort HC, Buskens E, et al.; Dutch Acute Pancreatitis Study Group.  Probiotic prophylaxis in predicted severe acute pancreatitis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.  Lancet. 2008;23;371(9613):651-9.

  • March 2008 Eckerwall GE, Tingstedt BB, Bergenzaun PE, et al.  Immediate oral feeding in patients with mild acute pancreatitis is safe and may accelerate recovery--a randomized clinical study.  Clin Nutr 2007;26(6):758-63.
  • January 2008:  Desport J-C, Torny F, Lacoste M, et al.  Hypermetabolism in ALS: correlations with clinical and paraclinical parameters.  Neurodegenerative Dis 2005;2:202-207.

2007

November 2007:  Nguyen NQ, Chapman M, Fraser RJ, et al. Prokinetic therapy for feed intolerance in critical illness: One drug or two? Crit Care Med 2007;35(11):2561-2567.

October 2007:  Singer P.  High-dose amino acid infusion preserves diuresis and improves nitrogen balance in non-oliguric acute renal failure.  Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2007;119(7-8):218-222.

September 2007

   Ren JA, Mao Y, Wang GF, Wang XB, Fan CG, Wang ZM, Li JS.  Enteral refeeding syndrome after long-term total parenteral nutrition.  Chin Med J 2006;119(22):1856-1860.

 July 2007:

 Villet S, Chiolero RL, Bollmann MD, et al. Negative impact of hypocaloric feeding and energy balance on clinical outcome in ICU patients.   Clinical Nutrition 2005 Aug;24(4): page 502-509.

 June 2007:

Hise ME, Halterman K, Gajewski BJ, et al. Feeing practices of severely ill intensive care unit patients: an evaluation of energy sources and clinical outcomes. JADA 2007; 107;458-465.  

 May 2007:

 Kuhls DA, Rathmacher JA, Musngi MD, et al.  Beta-hydroxy-beta-methylbutyrate supplementation in critically ill trauma patients.  J Trauma 2007;6(1):125-31;discussion 131-2.

 April 2007:

 Davis K, Kinn T, et al. Nutrition Gain Versus Financial Gain: The Role of Metabolic Carts in the Surgical ICU. Journal of Trauma Injury, Infection, and Critical Care 2006; 61(6):1436-1440.

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 Eckerwall G, Axelsson J, et al. Early Nasogastric Feeding in Predicted Severe Acute Pancreatitis: A Clinical, Randomized Study. Annals of Surgery 2006;244(6): 959-967.

 

 February-March 2007:

 Seguy D, Berthon C, Micol J, et al.  Enteral Feeding and Early Outcomes of Patients Undergoing Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation Following Myeloablative Conditioning.  Transplantation 2006;82(6):835-9.

 

 January 2007:

 Angstwurm MWA, Engelmann L, Zimmermann T, et al.  Selenium in Intensive Care (SIC) study: Results of a prospective randomized, placebo-controlled, multiple-center study in patients with severe systemic inflammatory response syndrome, sepsis, and septic shock.  Crit Care Med 2007;35(1):1.

 

 November 2006:

 Van den Berghe G, Wilmer A, Hermans G, et al. Intensive Insulin Therapy in the Medical ICU. N Engl J Med 2006;354:449-61.

 

 October 2006:

 Sorokin R, Gottlieb JE. Enhancing patient safety during feeding-tube insertion: a review of more than 2,000 insertions. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2006;30(5):440-5.

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  Burns SM, Carpenter R, Blevins C. Detection of inadvertent airway intubation during gastric tube insertion: Capnography versus a colorimetric carbon dioxide detector. Am J Crit Care. 2006;15(2):188-95.

 

 September 2006:

  Pontes-Arruda A, Aragao AM, Albuquerque JD.   Effects of enteral feeding with eicosapentaenoic acid, gamma-linolenic acid, and antioxidants in mechanically ventilated patients with severe sepsis and septic shock.  Crit Care Med. 2006;34(9):2325-33.


 July 2006:

   Wu GH, Liu ZH, Wu ZH, et al. Perioperative artificial nutrition in malnourished gastrointestinal cancer patients. World J Gastro 2006;12(15):2441-2444.


 June 2006:

  Artinian V, Krayem H, DeGiovine B. Effects of Early Enteral Feeding on the Outcome of Critically Ill Mechanically Ventilated Medical Patients. Chest 2006;129:960-967.

 

May 2006: 

Metheny NA, et al.  Tracheobronchial aspiration of gastric contents in critically ill tube-fed patients: frequency, outcomes, and risk factors.  Crit Care Med 2006;34:1007-1015.

 

April 2006: 

Fiaccadori E, Maggiore U, Rotelli C, et al.  Effects of different energy intakes on nitrogen balance in patients with acute renal failure: a pilot study.  Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2005;20(9):1976-80.

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Singer P, Theilla M, Fisher H, et al.  Benefit of an enteral diet enriched with eicosapentaenoic acid and gamma-linolenic acid in ventilated patients with acute lung injury. Crit Care Med 2006;34(4):1033-1038.

March 2006:

Tiengou L-E, Gloro R, Pouzoulet J, et al. Semi-elemental formula or polymeric formula: is there a better choice for enteral nutrition in acute pancreatitis? Randomized comparative study. J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2006;30:1-5.

 

February 2006:

Buck ML, et al.  Comparison of methods for intravenous infusion of fat emulsion during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation .  Pharmacotherapy 2005;25(11):1536-1540.

 

January 2006:

Rabinovitch, Grant, Berkey, et al. Impact of nutrition support on treatment outcome in patients with locally advanced head and neck squamous cell
cancer treated with definitive radiotherapy: a secondary analysis of RTOG trial 90-03.  Head and Neck 2005 Nov. 14

 

November 2005:

Petros S, E Lothar . Enteral nutrition delivery and energy expenditure in medical intensive care patients. Clin Nutr  (In Press);2005

 

October 2005:

  Villet S, Chiolero RL, Bollmann MD, et al. Negative impact of hypocaloric feeding and energy balance on clinical outcome in ICU patients.   Clinical Nutrition 2005 Aug;24(4): page 502-509.

 

September 2005:

Metheny, NA.  Effect of Feeding-Tube Properties on Residual Volume Measurements in Tube-Fed Patients. J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2005;29(3):192-197.

 

 June 2005:

  Hans Kieft, Arnout N. Roos, Jenneke D. E. van Drunen, et al.   Clinical outcome of immunonutrition in a heterogeneous intensive care population   Intensive Care Medicine  2005;31(4):524 – 532.

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 Immunonutrition in the critically ill: from old approaches to new paradigms pp. 501 - 503 Daren Heyland and Rupinder Dhaliwal (editorial from above article)

 

 May 2005:

Dennis MS, Lewis SC, Warlow C, et al.   FOOD Trial Collaboration Effect of timing and method of enteral tube feeding for dysphagic stroke patients (FOOD): a multicentre randomised controlled trial.  Lancet  2005;365:764-772.  

 

 April 2005:

Eatock, FC, Chong, MB, et al.  A Randomized Study of Early Nasogastric versus NasojejunalFeeding in Severe Acute Pancreatitis.  Am J of Gastroenterol 2005;100:432-439.

 

 February/March 2005:

 Luis DA, Izaola O, Cuellar L, et al.  Randomized clinical trial with an enteral arginine-enhanced formula in early postsurgical head and neck cancer patients.   Eur J Clin Nutr 2004;58:1505-1508.

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McClave SA, Lukan JK, Stefater JA, et al.  Poor validity of residual volumes as a marker for risk of aspiration in critically ill patients.  Crit Care Med 2005;33:(2):324-330.

 

 January 2005:

Crimi E, Liguori A, Condorelli M, Cioffi M, Astuto M, Bontempo P, Pignalosa O, Vietri MT, Molinari AM, Sica V, Della Corte F, Napoli C.  The beneficial effects of antioxidant supplementation in enteral feeding in critically ill patients: a prospective, randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled trial.  Anesth Analg 2004; 99: 857-863

 

 December 2004:

Bullock TK, Waltrip TJ, Price SA, et al.  A retrospective study of nosocomial pneumonia in postoperative patients shows a higher mortality rate in patients receiving nasogastric tube feeding.  Am Surg 2004;70(9):822-826.

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Mesejo A, Acosta JA, Ortega C. et al.  Comparison of a high-protein disease-specific enteral formula with a high-protein enteral formula in hyperglycemic critically ill patients.  Clin Nutr 2003;22:295-305.

 

November 2004:

 Abuksis G, Mor M, Plaut S, Fraser G, Niv Y.  Outcome of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG): comparison of two policies in a 4-year experience.  Clin Nutr. 2004 Jun;23(3):341-6.

 

 October 2004:

Cordoba J, et al.  Normal protein diet for episodic hepatic encephalopathy: results of a randomized study.  J Hepatol 2004 Jul;41(1):38-43.

 

 September 2004:

Kompan L, Vidmar G, Spindler-Vesel A, Pecar J.  Is early enteral nutrition a risk factor for gastric intolerance and pneumonia?  Clin Nutr. 2004 Aug;23(4):527-532.

 

 July 2004:

 Rokyta R Jr, Matejovic M, Krouzecky A, Senft V, Trefil L, Novak I.  Post-pyloric enteral nutrition in septic patients: effects on hepato-splanchnic hemodynamics and energy status.   Intensive Care Med. 2004 Apr;30(4):714-7.

 

 June 2004:

 Shang E, Geiger N, Sturm JW, Post S.  Pump-assisted enteral nutrition can prevent aspiration in bedridden percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy patients.  J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2004 May-Jun;28(3):180-3.

 

 May 2004:

 Uehara M, Plank LD, Hill GL.  Components of energy expenditure in patients with severe sepsis and major trauma: a basis for clinical care. Crit Care Med. 1999 Jul;27(7):1295-302.

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Rubinson L, Diette GB, Song X, Brower RG, Krishnan JA.
Low caloric intake is associated with nosocomial bloodstream infections in patients in the medical intensive care unit.  Crit Care Med. 2004 Feb;32(2):350-7.

 

 April 2004:

 Chang WK, McClave SA, Lee MS, Chao YC.  Monitoring bolus nasogastric tube feeding by the Brix value determination and residual volume measurement of gastric contents.  JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2004 Mar-Apr;28(2):105-12.

 

 February-March 2004:

Scheinkestel CD, Kar L, Marshall K, Bailey M, Davies A, Nyulasi I, Tuxen DV. Prospective randomized trial to assess caloric and protein needs of critically Ill, anuric, ventilated patients requiring continuous renal replacement therapy.   Nutrition. 2003 Nov-Dec;19(11-12):909-16.

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multiple articles regarding assessment and feeding of obese patients.

 

 January 2004:

Reignier J, Thenoz-Jost N, Fiancette M, Legendre E, Lebert C, Bontemps F, Clementi E, Martin-Lefevre L.  Early enteral nutrition in mechanically ventilated patients in the prone position.   Crit Care Med. 2004 Jan;32(1):94-99.

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Schloerb PR, Wood JG, Casillan AJ, Tawfik O, Udobi K.  Bowel necrosis caused by water in jejunal feeding.  JPEN 2004 Jan-Feb ; 28, No 1: 27-29.

 

 December 2003:

 Austrums E, Pupelis G, Snippe K.  Postoperative enteral stimulation by gut feeding improves outcomes in severe acute pancreatitis.  Nutrition. 2003 Jun;19(6):487-91.

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 Finney SJ, Zekveld C, Elia A, Evans TW.  Glucose control and mortality in critically ill patients.  JAMA. 2003 Oct 15;290(15):2041-7.

 

November 2003:

Garrel, Dominique; Patenaude, Julie; Nedelec, Bernadette; Samson, Louise; Dorais, Judy; Champoux, Julie; D'Elia, Michele; Bernier, Jacques  , Decreased mortality and infectious morbidity in adult burn patients given enteral glutamine supplements: A prospective, controlled, randomized clinical trial.  Critical Care Medicine.  2000 October; 31(10):2444-2449.

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 John C. Hall , Geoffrey Dobb, Jane Hall, Ruth de Sousa, Lisa Brennan and Rosalie McCauley   A prospective randomized trial of enteral glutamine in critical illness. Intensive Care Medicine 29(10): 1710 – 1716

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previous articles used for traineeship journal club critiques.