Parenteral Nutrition: Amino Acids
AbstractThere is growing interest in nutrition therapies that deliver a generous amount of protein, but not a toxic amount of energy, to protein-catabolic critically ill patients. Parenteral amino acids can achieve this goal. This article summarizes the biochemical and nutritional principles that guide parenteral amino acid therapy, explains how parenteral amino acid solutions are formulated, and compares the advantages and disadvantages of different parenteral amino acid products with enterally-delivered whole protein products in the context of protein-catabolic critical illness. View Full-Text
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Hoffer, L.J. Parenteral Nutrition: Amino Acids. Nutrients 2017, 9, 257.
Hoffer LJ. Parenteral Nutrition: Amino Acids. Nutrients. 2017; 9(3):257.Chicago/Turabian Style
Hoffer, Leonard J. 2017. "Parenteral Nutrition: Amino Acids." Nutrients 9, no. 3: 257.
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