Nutritional and metabolic management of the COVID 19 intensive care patient

Posted on 15 March 2021, Scientific

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Nutritional and metabolic disturbances are observed in patients critically ill with COVID-19. At each step of the progression of the disease, ICU patients with COVID-19 should be carefully evaluated in terms of malnutrition risk and medical nutritional support. 

ESPEN guideline on clinical nutrition in hospitalized patients with acute or chronic kidney disease

Posted on 12 February 2021, Scientific

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Acute kidney disease (AKD) and chronic kidney disease (CKD) are highly prevalent among hospitalized patients and they have important metabolic and nutritional consequences. Moreover, in case of kidney replacement therapy the possible impact on nutritional profiles, substrate balance, and nutritional treatment processes cannot be neglected.  

Energy expenditure and indirect calorimetry in critical illness and convalescence: current evidence and practical considerations

Posted on 24 January 2021, Scientific

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Energy expenditure appears highly variable among critically ill patients and in individual patients during various phases of illness. As a consequence, critically ill patients are at considerable risk of under- or overfeeding during ICU and post-ICU hospital stay, when rough and static estimates are used. The most recent international guidelines recommend regular indirect calorimetry to measure energy expenditure as a proxy for caloric requirement in ICU patients.

January, 2021: China New Distribution Partner 中国总代理变更

Posted on 17 January 2021, English, Company, Italiano, Deutsch, French

January, 2021: China New Distribution Partner 中国总代理变更

COSMED announces new distribution partnership for the Chinese market from January 1st 2021.

COSMED headquartered in Rome, Italy, leading manufacturer of Metabolic and Body composition technologies, has appointes Beijing Medical Technology Co.Ltd as general agent for the Chinese market.

 

 意大利科时迈公司

中国市场总代理变更公告

意大利科时迈公司(COSMED Srl)正式声明自2021年1月1日起指定北京迈镝盛科科技有限公司(Beijing Medical Technology Co. Ltd.)为中国市场唯一总代理。

 

Review of evolution and current status of protein requirements and provision in acute illness and critical care

Posted on 10 January 2021, Scientific

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

This review article summarizes current evidence supporting the role of higher protein intakes, especially during the early phases of nutrition therapy in acute illness, methods for assessing protein requirements, as well as, the currently available high-protein enteral and parenteral nutrition solutions. 

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