In Search of the Ideal Promotility Agent: Optimal Use of Currently Available Promotility Agents for Nutrition Therapy of the Critically Ill Patient

@article{Diamond2017InSO,
  title={In Search of the Ideal Promotility Agent: Optimal Use of Currently Available Promotility Agents for Nutrition Therapy of the Critically Ill Patient},
  author={Sarah J Diamond and Endashaw Omer and Laszlo Kiraly},
  journal={Current Gastroenterology Reports},
  year={2017},
  volume={19},
  pages={1-6}
}
Purpose of ReviewEnteral nutrition therapy is essential in the management of critically ill patients. Prokinetic agents have been used successfully to aid in the delivery of nutrition and improve feeding tolerance in patients in the intensive care unit (ICU). The aim of this report is to review the existing promotility agents available for use in the critically ill as well as outline the role of potential investigative drugs in order to provide a guide to the management of this difficult and… CONTINUE READING
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