Specific Dynamic Action in Premature Infants Kept at and Below the Neutral Temperature

@article{Mestyn1969SpecificDA,
  title={Specific Dynamic Action in Premature Infants Kept at and Below the Neutral Temperature},
  author={J. Mesty{\'a}n and I J{\~a}rai and M Kekete and G y Solt{\'e}sz},
  journal={Pediatric Research},
  year={1969},
  volume={3},
  pages={41-50}
}
Extract: The calorigenic effect of an artificial formula, Adapta, was examined in premature infants kept at and below the neutral temperature. After a preliminary period of 15–30 minutes, a feeding (40–60 ml) was offered or given by gavage. The test feeding was followed by an experimental period of four hours, during which time oxygen consumption and CO2 production were continuously recorded by an open circuit method using the Kipp diaferometer.The results of investigations carried out in the… CONTINUE READING

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