nutrition

(redirected from Parenteral nutrition)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
See: sustenance
References in periodicals archive ?
Prior to transitioning to the HPN programme, both parents and the young patients are provided with training explaining how to administer and connect the parenteral nutrition bag to the intravenous catheter and how to clean it.
About 10,000-15,000 adults in the United States with SBS are dependent on parenteral nutrition and IV fluids for fluid and nutrient replacement, according to NPS.
L-Alanyl-L-glutamine-supplemented parenteral nutrition decreases infectious morbidity rate in patients with severe acute pancreatitis.
Parenteral nutrition controls performed in the hospital pharmacy department are now routinely assayed for LM isolation.
Glucose reponse to abrupt initiation and discontinuation of total parenteral nutrition.
The contract is: Delivery of antibiotics, general, cytostatic, anti-tuberculosis, immunomodulatory drugs, narcotic drugs, psychotropic drugs imported target fluids for intravenous infusion, serums and vaccines, preparations for parenteral nutrition, dojelitego, pharmaceutical raw materials.
Parenteral nutrition is a special life-saving approach used to provide intravenous nutrition to individuals whose digestive systems are unable to absorb, or tolerate, adequate food eaten by mouth.
BSIs were frequent when needleless devices were used to admini-ster total parenteral nutrition (6).
Teduglutide is the first approved treatment in Europe for this debilitating disease and offers an important new treatment option to patients who are reliant on parenteral nutrition," said Trevor Smith, Head of Commercial Operations, Europe & Canada, of Takeda.
These aim to promote enteral nutrition while minimizing the complications of parenteral nutrition therapy.
The Home Total Parenteral Nutrition Service, introduced recently at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), is benefiting families of patients who are not able to obtain proper nutrition orally.