Utilization of fat emulsion during total parenteral nutrition in children.

@article{Forget1975UtilizationOF,
  title={Utilization of fat emulsion during total parenteral nutrition in children.},
  author={P. P. Forget and John Fernandes and P Haverkamp Begemann},
  journal={Acta paediatrica Scandinavica},
  year={1975},
  volume={64 3},
  pages={377-84}
}
Tolerance for Intralipid fat emulsion during total parenteral nutrition (PN) was studied in 6 children. The Intralipid dose was monitored by the daily determination of plasma Intralipid levels. Fat removal was investigated at the start of and during the PN period by the intravenous fat tolerance test (IVFTT) and by determining the plasma postheparin lipoprotein lipase (LPL) activity. When the plasma Intralipid levels exceeded a value of 100 mg/100 ml, hyper pre-beta lipoproteinaemia… CONTINUE READING