Influence of different dialysis modalities in the measurement of resting energy expenditure in patients with acute kidney injury in ICU.

Posted on 20 October 2016, Indirect Calorimetry, Scientific

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A new prospective cohort study published on ESPEN's Clinical Nutrition Journal evaluated the role and the feasibility of indirect calorimetry (IC) among patients admitted in intensive care units with diagnosis of acute kidney injury (AKI).

Poor Agreement between Predictive Equations of Energy Expenditure and Measured Energy Expenditure in Critically Ill Acute Kidney Injury Patients.

Posted on 03 October 2016, Indirect Calorimetry, Scientific

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The reliability of predictive equations versus indirect calorimetry in kidney injury patients has been assessed in this paper published in Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism Journal.