Challenges to optimal enteral nutrition in a multidisciplinary pediatric intensive care unit.

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OBJECTIVE To describe nutrient intake in critically ill children, identify risk factors associated with avoidable interruptions to enteral nutrition (EN), and highlight opportunities to improve enteral nutrient delivery in a busy tertiary pediatric intensive care unit (PICU). Design, Setting, and Measurements: Daily nutrient intake and factors responsible… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0148607109348065

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@article{Mehta2010ChallengesTO, title={Challenges to optimal enteral nutrition in a multidisciplinary pediatric intensive care unit.}, author={Nilesh M. Mehta and Dianne McAleer and Susan M Hamilton and Elizabeth Naples and Kristen Leavitt and Paul Mitchell and Christopher P Duggan}, journal={JPEN. Journal of parenteral and enteral nutrition}, year={2010}, volume={34 1}, pages={38-45} }