Use of parenteral nutrition to maintain adequate nutritional status in hyperemesis gravidarum.

Abstract

A retrospective study was performed to demonstrate that safe parenteral nutrition (PN) support can be given during pregnancy. There has been some hesitation to use PN during pregnancy partly due to the unknown consequences of the lipid emulsions in the PN solution. Twenty-three women received PN including lipid daily but at varying stages of pregnancy. The… (More)

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@article{ZibellFrisk1990UseOP, title={Use of parenteral nutrition to maintain adequate nutritional status in hyperemesis gravidarum.}, author={D Zibell-Frisk and K L Catherine Jen and Jonathan Rick}, journal={Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association}, year={1990}, volume={10 4}, pages={390-5} }