Initiation of Enteral Feeding After Necrotizing Enterocolitis.

  title={Initiation of Enteral Feeding After Necrotizing Enterocolitis.},
  author={Alison Maria Hock and Yong Chen and Hiromu Miyake and Yuhki Koike and Shogo Seo and Agostino Pierro},
  journal={European journal of pediatric surgery : official journal of Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery ... [et al] = Zeitschrift fur Kinderchirurgie},
  volume={28 1},
INTRODUCTION  Management of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) consists of cessation of enteral feeding, intravenous antibiotic administration, and supportive treatment. There is no evidence-based recommendation regarding when to restart feeding after a NEC episode. We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to examine the effect of timing of enteral… CONTINUE READING