Comments on Marik and Hooper: Normocaloric versus hypocaloric feeding on the outcomes of ICU patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis

@article{Bitzani2016CommentsOM,
  title={Comments on Marik and Hooper: Normocaloric versus hypocaloric feeding on the outcomes of ICU patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={M. Bitzani},
  journal={Intensive Care Medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={42},
  pages={628-629}
}
  • M. Bitzani
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Intensive Care Medicine
Dear Editor, In a recent review and meta-analysis published online ahead of print on 10 November 2015 [1], Marik and Hooper addressed the impact of hypocaloric feeding on the outcome of critically ill patients. They reported no difference in the outcome parameters between patients receiving hypocaloric feeding and those fed normocalorically. Yet, both methodology and interpretation of the findings raise serious concern. Patients enrolled in the six studies included in the analysis were… Expand
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Normocaloric versus hypocaloric feeding in ICU patients: response to comments by Bitzani
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