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parenteral

[pər′ent·ə·rəl]
(medicine)
Outside the intestine; not via the alimentary tract.
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Parenteral nutrition has benefited from considerable advancement over the past fifty years when clinical data demonstrated that glucose infusions with amino acid in postsurgical patients minimized protein loss and muscle degeneration.
About 10,000-15,000 adults in the United States with SBS are dependent on parenteral nutrition and IV fluids for fluid and nutrient replacement, according to NPS.
1994, but to our knowledge no single study in the literature addressed the impact of total parenteral nutrition on teething of preterm infants.
L-Alanyl-L-glutamine-supplemented parenteral nutrition decreases infectious morbidity rate in patients with severe acute pancreatitis.
Parenteral nutrition controls performed in the hospital pharmacy department are now routinely assayed for LM isolation.
Glucose reponse to abrupt initiation and discontinuation of total parenteral nutrition.
a leader in customized parenteral nutrition, will feature the latest services and technology in its robust parenteral nutrition and compounding portfolio at this years American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (A.
The Home Total Parenteral Nutrition Service, introduced recently at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), is benefiting families of patients who are not able to obtain proper nutrition orally.
Outbreaks have been documented in association with use of central venous catheters, parenteral nutrition, bathing practices, educational level of caregivers, and the introduction of new products, such as needleless devices for intravenous infusion (6-8).
Contract notice: lease, without purchase option, automated filling device plus software and acquisition of consumables for the preparation of parenteral nutrition