The role of enteral nutrition in the reversal of parenteral nutrition-associated liver dysfunction in infants.

@article{Javid2005TheRO,
  title={The role of enteral nutrition in the reversal of parenteral nutrition-associated liver dysfunction in infants.},
  author={Patrick J. Javid and Sharon Collier and Denise Richardson and Julie Iglesias and Kathleen M. Gura and Clifford Lo and Heung Bae Kim and Christopher P Duggan and Tom Jaksic},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  year={2005},
  volume={40 6},
  pages={1015-8}
}
BACKGROUND Liver dysfunction in children dependent on parenteral nutrition (PN) is well established, and the extent of hyperbilirubinemia has been shown to correlate with morbidity and mortality. The aim of this study was to assess whether increasing provisions of enteral nutrition can improve PN-associated hyperbilirubinemia over time. METHODS A retrospective review was conducted on infants in our institution's Short Bowel Syndrome Clinic from 1999 to 2004. Inclusion criteria included PN… CONTINUE READING

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