Impact of Individualized Diet Intervention on Body Composition and Respiratory Variables in Children With Respiratory Insufficiency: A Pilot Intervention Study.

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OBJECTIVES Diet modification may improve body composition and respiratory variables in children with respiratory insufficiency. Our objective was to examine the effect of an individualized diet intervention on changes in weight, lean body mass, minute ventilation, and volumetric CO2 production in children dependent on long-term mechanical ventilatory… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/PCC.0000000000000428

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@article{Martinez2015ImpactOI, title={Impact of Individualized Diet Intervention on Body Composition and Respiratory Variables in Children With Respiratory Insufficiency: A Pilot Intervention Study.}, author={Enid E. Martinez and Lori J. Bechard and Craig D Smallwood and Christopher P Duggan and R J T Y Graham and Nilesh M. Mehta}, journal={Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies}, year={2015}, volume={16 6}, pages={e157-64} }