A randomized trial of enteral feeding volumes in infants born before 30 weeks' gestation.

@article{Kuschel2000ART,
  title={A randomized trial of enteral feeding volumes in infants born before 30 weeks' gestation.},
  author={Carl A. Kuschel and Nick J Evans and Lisa A Askie and Sandie L Bredemeyer and James Nash and Jan Polverino},
  journal={Journal of paediatrics and child health},
  year={2000},
  volume={36 6},
  pages={581-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the effect of two volumes of enteral feeds on postnatal growth in infants born before 30 weeks gestation. METHODOLOGY Fifty-four infants, less than 30 weeks gestational age, who reached full enteral feeds were randomized to remain on 150 mL/kg per day (150 group) or increase to 200 mL/kg per day (200 group). The primary outcome measure was growth at 35 weeks corrected gestational age (CGA). RESULTS There were no statistically significant differences in demographic or… CONTINUE READING