Stable glucose balance in premature infants with fluid restriction and early enteral feeding.

@article{Ekblad1987StableGB,
  title={Stable glucose balance in premature infants with fluid restriction and early enteral feeding.},
  author={Henrik Ekblad and Pentti O. Kero and Jukka A. Takala},
  journal={Acta paediatrica Scandinavica},
  year={1987},
  volume={76 3},
  pages={438-43}
}
Hyperglycemia readily develops during intravenous glucose administration in premature infants. In this study glucose homeostasis was measured in 24 infants appropriate-for-gestational age with a gestational age between 27 and 34 weeks and a birthweight between 1,150 and 2,610 g. The infants were randomly assigned to one of two treatment groups. Fluid intake… CONTINUE READING