Harris-Benedict Equation and Resting Energy Expenditure Estimates in Critically Ill Ventilator Patients

Posted on 09 February 2017, English, Indirect Calorimetry, Scientific

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A new study on the American Journal of Critical Care demonstrates the limited reliability of the Harris Benedict Equation as a substitute to indirect calorimetry in critically ill patients undergoing mechanical ventilation.

Caloric Requirements of Patients With Brain Impairment and Cerebral Palsy Who Are Dependent on Chronic Ventilation

Posted on 20 January 2017, Indirect Calorimetry, Scientific

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A new study on the Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition has been published showing the importance of indirect calorimetry measurements to accurately indicate the true caloric requirements of patients suffering from severe brain damage and requiring mechanical ventilation.

Winning the war against ICU-acquired weakness new innovations in nutrition and exercise physiology

Posted on 22 April 2016, Indirect Calorimetry, Scientific

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A new study published in the Critical Care Journal introduced a new protocol “RISEN"–Recovery from ICU via Surveillance, Exercise, and Nutrition" for post-ICU survivors

Resting energy expenditures in haemodynamically compromised cardiac patients

Posted on 11 February 2016, Indirect Calorimetry, Scientific

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The importance of measuring and not estimating Resting Energy Expenditure has been confirmed also for critically ill cardiac patients in a pilot trial published on Heart Lung Vessel Journal.

Nutrition support practices in critically ill head-injured patients: a global perspective

Posted on 09 February 2016, Indirect Calorimetry, Scientific

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A new study on Critical Care Journal describes international nutrition support practices in critically ill head-injured patients.

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