Early enteral nutrition therapy in congenital cardiac repair postoperatively: A randomized, controlled pilot study

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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Adequate nutritional supplementation in infants with cardiac malformations after surgical repair is a challenge. Critically ill infants in the early postoperative period are in a catabolic stress. The mismatch between estimated energy requirement (EER) and the intake in the postoperative period is multifactorial, predisposing them… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0971-9784.191550

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@inproceedings{Sahu2016EarlyEN, title={Early enteral nutrition therapy in congenital cardiac repair postoperatively: A randomized, controlled pilot study}, author={Manoj Kumar Sahu and Anuradha Singal and Ramesh P Menon and Sarvesh Pal Singh and Alka Mohan and Mala Manral and Divya Singh and Velayudham Devagouru and Sachin Talwar and Shiv Kumar Choudhary}, booktitle={Annals of cardiac anaesthesia}, year={2016} }