Effects of xylitol- and/or glutamine-supplemented parenteral nutrition on septic rats.

@article{Ardawi1992EffectsOX,
  title={Effects of xylitol- and/or glutamine-supplemented parenteral nutrition on septic rats.},
  author={Mohammed Salleh M Ardawi},
  journal={Clinical science},
  year={1992},
  volume={82 4},
  pages={419-27}
}
1. The effects of parenteral nutrition with or without xylitol and/or glutamine supplementation were studied in septic rats after 4 days of treatment. 2. Septic rats treated with xylitol- and/or glutamine-supplemented parenteral nutrition survived sepsis significantly better than other parenteral nutrition-treated septic rats: the cumulative percentage of deaths over 4 days in septic rats treated with xylitol-glutamine-supplemented parenteral nutrition was 9.5% compared with 54.5% in septic… CONTINUE READING