A comparison of essential and general amino acid infusions in protein-depleted patients receiving parenteral alimentation.

Abstract

Six malnourished patients were studied during intravenous nutrition therapy to compare the efficiency of essential and general amino acids when given as the sole nitrogen source during intravenous nitrogen therapy. A cross-over design was used so that each patient received both essential amino acids plus arginine and histidine and a general amino acid… (More)

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