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  • Print publication year: 2014
  • Online publication date: April 2014

18 - Nutritional support and implications for critically ill patients with sepsis

from Section 4 - Nutritional Support for Specific Conditions and Pathologies

Further reading

CasaerMP, MesottenD, HermansG, et al. Early versus late parenteral nutrition in critically ill adults. New Engl J Med 2011;365(6):506–517.
DavisJS, AnsteyNM. Is plasma arginine concentration decreased in patients with sepsis? A systematic review and meta-analysis*. Crit Care Med 2011;39(2):380–385.
FreundH, AtamianS, HolroydeJ, FischerJE. Plasma amino acids as predictors of the severity and outcome of sepsis. Ann Surg 1979;190(5):571–576.
GianottiL, AlexanderJW, GennariR, PylesT, BabcockGF. Oral glutamine decreases bacterial translocation and improves survival in experimental gut-origin sepsis. J Parenter Enteral Nutr 1995;19(1):69–74.
HeylandDK, NovakF, DroverJW, et al. Should immunonutrition become routine in critically ill patients? A systematic review of the evidence. JAMA 2001;286(8):944–953.
HoKM, DobbGJ, WebbSAR. A comparison of early gastric and post-pyloric feeding in critically ill patients: a meta-analysis. Intensive Care Med 2006;32(5):639–649.
KaoCC, BandiV, GuntupalliKK, et al. Arginine, citrulline and nitric oxide metabolism in sepsis. Clin Sci 2009;117(1):23–30.
KreymannKG, BergerMM, DeutzNEP, et al. ESPEN Guidelines on Enteral Nutrition: Intensive care. Clin Nutr 2006;25(2):210–223.
LongCL, SchillerWR, BlakemoreWS, et al. Muscle protein catabolism in the septic patient as measured by 3-methylhistidine excretion. Am J Clin Nutr 1977;30(8):1349–1352.
MarikPE, ZalogaGP. Early enteral nutrition in acutely ill patients: a systematic review. Crit Care Med 2001;29(12):2264–2270.
McClaveSA, MartindaleRG, VanekVW, et al. Guidelines for the Provision and Assessment of Nutrition Support Therapy in the Adult Critically Ill Patient: Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (A.S.P.E.N.). J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2009;33(3):277–316.
NovakF, HeylandDK, AvenellA, DroverJW, SuX. Glutamine supplementation in serious illness: a systematic review of the evidence. Crit Care Med 2002;30(9):2022–2029.
Pontes-ArrudaA, MartinsLF, de LimaSM, et al. Enteral nutrition with eicosapentaenoic acid, γ-linolenic acid and antioxidants in the early treatment of sepsis: results from a multicenter, prospective, randomized, double-blinded, controlled study: the INTERSEPT study. Crit Care 2011;15(3):R144.
ShawJH, WildboreM, WolfeRR. Whole body protein kinetics in severely septic patients. The response to glucose infusion and total parenteral nutrition. Ann Surg 1987;205(3):288–294.
SingerP, BergerMM, Van den BergheG, et al. ESPEN Guidelines on Parenteral Nutrition: Intensive care. Clin Nutr 2009;28(4):387–400.
VilletS, ChioleroRL, BollmannMD, et al. Negative impact of hypocaloric feeding and energy balance on clinical outcome in ICU patients. Clin Nutr 2005;24(4):502–509.