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Immune modulation by parenteral lipid emulsions.
Total parenteral nutrition is the final option for nutritional support of patients with severe intestinal failure. Lipid emulsions constitute the main source of fuel calories and fatty acids (FAs) in… Expand
ESPEN guidelines on chronic intestinal failure in adults.
BACKGROUND & AIMS Chronic Intestinal Failure (CIF) is the long-lasting reduction of gut function, below the minimum necessary for the absorption of macronutrients and/or water and electrolytes, such… Expand
ESPEN endorsed recommendations. Definition and classification of intestinal failure in adults.
BACKGROUND & AIMS Intestinal failure (IF) is not included in the list of PubMed Mesh terms, as failure is the term describing a state of non functioning of other organs, and as such is not well… Expand
Lipid emulsions in parenteral nutrition of intensive care patients: current thinking and future directions
- P. Calder, G. Jensen, B. Koletzko, P. singer, G. Wanten
- Intensive Care Medicine
- 14 January 2010
BackgroundEnergy deficit is a common and serious problem in intensive care units and is associated with increased rates of complications, length of stay, and mortality. Parenteral nutrition (PN),… Expand
Four-week parenteral nutrition using a third generation lipid emulsion (SMOFlipid)--a double-blind, randomised, multicentre study in adults.
PRECIS The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety and tolerance of a soybean/MCT/olive/fish oil emulsion in intestinal failure patients on long-term parenteral nutrition. 73 patients took part… Expand
Exercise-induced systemic effects in muscle-wasted patients with COPD.
- H. V. van Helvoort, Y. Heijdra, Hub M H Thijs, J. Viña, G. Wanten, P. Dekhuijzen
- Medicine and science in sports and exercise
- 1 September 2006
PURPOSE Physical exercise is known to induce an acute inflammatory response and oxidative stress in healthy subjects and patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Increasing… Expand
Psychosocial complaints are associated with venous access-device related complications in patients on home parenteral nutrition.
- G. Huisman-de Waal, M. Versleijen, +4 authors G. Wanten
- JPEN. Journal of parenteral and enteral nutrition
- 1 September 2011
BACKGROUND Complications related to venous access devices (VADs) remain the major drawback of home parenteral nutrition (HPN) support. In addition to technical issues, patients also experience… Expand
Taurolidine lock is highly effective in preventing catheter-related bloodstream infections in patients on home parenteral nutrition: a heparin-controlled prospective trial.
- T. Bisseling, M. C. Willems, M. Versleijen, J. Hendriks, Renate K Vissers, G. Wanten
- Clinical nutrition
- 1 August 2010
BACKGROUND & AIMS Catheter-related bloodstream infections remain the major threat for Home Parenteral Nutrition programs. Taurolidine, a potent antimicrobial agent, holds promise as an effective… Expand
Neutrophil migration and production of reactive oxygen species during treatment with a fully human anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha monoclonal antibody in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
- A. D. den Broeder, G. Wanten, W. Oyen, T. Naber, P. van Riel, P. Barrera
- The Journal of rheumatology
- 1 February 2003
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of therapy with a fully human anti-tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-alpha monoclonal antibody on the production of superoxide and other reactive oxygen species (ROS) and… Expand
Managing adult patients who need home parenteral nutrition
#### Summary points Patients with intestinal failure—defined as failure to maintain protein-energy balance, fluid balance, electrolyte balance, or micronutrient balance when eating a normal diet as… Expand