Serious renal impairment is associated with long-term parenteral nutrition.

  title={Serious renal impairment is associated with long-term parenteral nutrition.},
  author={Alan L. Buchman and A Moukarzel and Marvin E. Ament and Jeff A Gornbein and Brendan Floyd Dr. Holly Goodson and Christopher Carlson and Randall A. Hawkins},
  journal={JPEN. Journal of parenteral and enteral nutrition},
  volume={17 5},
Thirty-three current long-term total parenteral nutrition (TPN) patients (13 men, 20 women) aged 21 to 79 years were prospectively studied to evaluate their change in glomerular filtration rate since beginning TPN. Creatinine clearance (CrCl) from the subject's initial home TPN clinic visit and at present were estimated from standard formulas and compared. The CrCl in 12 patients who had received home TPN for > 10 years was estimated retrospectively on a yearly basis. The estimated CrCl as an… CONTINUE READING