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Nutrition in the ICU


To learn more about nutritional support in ICU, see the presentation below:


Additional Reading

For additional reading, there is an excellent, concise review on nutrition in NEJM.

For recent information about nutrition for critically ill patients, visit pulmCCM

What should you be able to answer after reviewing nutrition?


Casaer MP and Van den Berghe G. Nutrition in the acute phase of critical illness. The New England Journal of Medicine. 2014; 370:1227-36.