Intermittent or continuous feeding: any difference during the first week?

@article{VanDyck2019IntermittentOC,
  title={Intermittent or continuous feeding: any difference during the first week?},
  author={Lisa Van Dyck and Michael P. Casaer},
  journal={Current Opinion in Critical Care},
  year={2019}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW To balance theoretical pros and cons of intermittent feeding, in light of the current nutritional management early during critical illness. RECENT FINDINGS Less aggressive nutrient administration is clinically superior in acute critical illness. This counterintuitive clinical finding may be explained by nutrient restriction activating autophagy, a process that clears intracellular damage. Intermittent feeding holds numerous theoretical benefits, such as activation of… 
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