Metabolism and Artificial Nutrition in the Critically Ill [electronic resource]

  • Guarnieri, G. editor. , Iscra, F. editor.
  • 1999
Metabolism and Artificial Nutrition in the Critically Ill [electronic resource]
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  • Title/Author
    Metabolism and Artificial Nutrition in the Critically Ill[electronic resource] / edited by G. Guarnieri, F. Iscra.
  • Author
    Guarnieri, G., editor., Iscra, F., editor.
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    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XIV, 237p. : online resource.
  • Total State.
    Topics in Anaesthesia and Critical Care
  • Contents Note
    Basics and methods -- 1 ??Substrate metabolism in critical illness -- 2 ??Measurement of the body composition -- 3 ??Energy and ATP: Costs and benefits -- 4 ??Indirect calorimetry in the critically ill: Theoretical aspects and practical problems -- Local and systemic effects on metabolism -- 5 ??Hormonal response of the hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis in injury -- 6 ??Sympathetic nervous system and metabolism -- 7 ??Regional and systemic metabolic effects after surgical injury -- 8 ??What about metabolism and the glutathione system? -- 9 ??Carbohydrate and insulin activity in critically ill patients -- 10 ??Muscle catabolism, amino acid flux and protein turnover in injury -- Tpn vs ent nutrition ??cost and benefits -- 11 ??Total parenteral nutrition vs total enteral nutrition in critically ill patients: Costs and benefits -- New strategies on metabolism and nutrition -- 12 ??Hormone and growth factors in intensive care patients: Anabolic strategy or utopia? -- 13 ??Which metabolic strategies in the early phase of injury? -- 14 ??Effects of artificial nutrition on the immune system cells -- 15 ??Selective antioxidants and early artificial nutrition as prevention of multiple organ failure -- 16 ??Pharmacological nutrition in ICU patients -- Nutrition ??steps for the future -- 17 ??Metabolism and nutrition in the critically ill: Steps for the future -- Gut and nutrition -- 18 ??The gut in healthy conditions -- 19 ??The gut in local and systemic disease -- 20 ??Bacterial translocation -- 21 ??Gut and nutrients -- Old dilemma or new strategies -- 22 ??Parenteral vs enteral nutrition -- Main symbols.
  • Topical Term
    Critical care medicine.
    Metabolic diseases.
    Medicine & Public Health.
    Intensive / Critical Care Medicine.
    Metabolic Diseases.
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    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9788847000421
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