Low energy intakes are associated with adverse outcomes in infants after open heart surgery.

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BACKGROUND Infants with congenital heart lesions who undergo open heart surgery may experience physiologic and metabolic stress in the postoperative period, leading to altered metabolism and hypercatabolism. The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between energy intake and hospital outcomes during the first 10 days following neonatal… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0148607112463075

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@article{Larsen2013LowEI, title={Low energy intakes are associated with adverse outcomes in infants after open heart surgery.}, author={Bodil Maria Larsen and Laksiri A. Goonewardene and Catherine J Field and Ari Robin Joffe and John E Van Aerde and Dana Lee Olstad and Michael Tom Clandinin}, journal={JPEN. Journal of parenteral and enteral nutrition}, year={2013}, volume={37 2}, pages={254-60} }