Immunonutrition in critically ill patients: a systematic review and analysis of the literature

Abstract

The role of immuno-modulating diets (IMDs) in critically ill patients is controversial. The goal of this meta-analysis was to determine the impact of IMD’s on hospital mortality, nosocomial infections and length of stay (LOS) in critically ill patients. Outcome was stratified according to type of IMD and patient setting. MEDLINE, Embase, Cochrane Register… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00134-008-1213-6

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