Early enteral feeding in newborn surgical patients


Ekingen G., Ceran C. , Guvenc B., Tuzlaci A., Kahraman H.

NUTRITION, vol.21, no.2, pp.142-146, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.nut.2004.10.003
  • Title of Journal : NUTRITION
  • Page Numbers: pp.142-146
  • Keywords: neonate, early enteral nutrition, trophic nutrition, abdominal surgery, CRITICALLY ILL PATIENTS, BIRTH-WEIGHT INFANTS, GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY, PARENTERAL-NUTRITION, ABDOMINAL-SURGERY/, RANDOMIZED-TRIAL

Abstract

Objective: We report the results of a multicenter prospective trial of early enteral trophic feeding in a group of 56 neonates who required abdominal surgery for a variety of congenital anomalies.