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Nutrient-enriched formula versus standard term formula for preterm infants following hospital discharge

  1. Lauren Young1,
  2. Jessie Morgan1,
  3. Felicia M McCormick2,
  4. William McGuire1,*

Editorial Group: Cochrane Neonatal Group

Published Online: 14 MAR 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 30 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004696.pub4


How to Cite

Young L, Morgan J, McCormick FM, McGuire W. Nutrient-enriched formula versus standard term formula for preterm infants following hospital discharge. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD004696. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004696.pub4.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Hull York Medical School & Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, York, UK

  2. 2

    University of York, Mother and Infant Research Unit, Department of Health Sciences, York, UK

*William McGuire, Hull York Medical School & Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, York, Y010 5DD, UK. William.McGuire@hyms.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (conclusions changed)
  2. Published Online: 14 MAR 2012

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References to studies included in this review

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  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. References to studies awaiting assessment
  4. Additional references
  5. References to other published versions of this review
Agosti 2003 {published data only}
  • Agosti M, Vegni C, Calciolari G, Marini A, GAMMA Study Group. Post-discharge nutrition of the very low-birthweight infant: interim results of the multicentric GAMMA study. Acta Paediatrica Supplement 2003;91:39-43.
Atkinson 1999 {published data only}
  • Atkinson SA, Randall-Simpson J, Chang M, Paes B. Randomised trial of feeding nutrient-enriched versus standard formula to premature infants during the first year of life. Pediatric Research 1999;45:276A.
Atkinson 2004 {published data only}
  • Atkinson SA, Paes B, Saigal S, Hussey T, Lee D. Nutrient-enriched discharge formula compared to standard term formula does not benefit growth, bone mineral accretion or trace element status in preterm small for gestational age (SGA) infants to one year corrected age: A RCT. Pediatric Research 2004;55:383A.
Carver 2001 {published data only}
Cooke 2001 {published data only}
  • Cooke RJ, Embleton ND, Griffin IJ, Wells JC, McCormick KP. Feeding preterm infants after hospital discharge: growth and development at 18 months of age. Pediatric Research 2001;49:719-22.
  • Cooke RJ, Griffin IJ, McCormick K. Adiposity is not altered in preterm infants fed with a nutrient-enriched formula after hospital discharge. Pediatric Research 2010;67:660-4. [PUBMED: 20216105]
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De Curtis 2002 {published data only}
Jeon 2011 {published data only}
Koo 2006 {published data only}
  • Koo WW, Hockman EM. Posthospital discharge feeding for preterm infants: effects of standard compared with enriched milk formula on growth, bone mass, and body composition. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2006;84:1357-64.
Litmanovitz 2004 {published data only}
  • Litmanovitz I, Dolfin T, Arnon S, Bauer S, Regev R, Shainkin-Kestenbaum R, et al. Bone strength and growth of preterm infants fed nutrient-enriched or term formula after hospital discharge. Pediatric Research 2004;55:274A.
  • Litmanovitz I, Eliakim A, Arnon S, Regev R, Bauer S, Shainkin-Kestenbaum R, et al. Enriched post-discharge formula versus term formula for bone strength in very low birth weight infants: a longitudinal pilot study. Journal of Perinatal Medicine 2007;35:431-5. [PUBMED: 17605597]
Lucas 1992 {published data only}
Lucas 2001 {published data only}
  • Lucas A, Fewtrell MS, Morley R, Singhal A, Abbott RA, Isaacs E, et al. Randomized trial of nutrient-enriched formula versus standard formula for postdischarge preterm infants. Pediatrics 2001;108:703-11.
Peng 2004 {published data only}
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Picaud 2005 {published data only}
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Roggero 2011a {published data only}
  • Roggero P, Giannì ML, Liotto N, Taroni F, Morniroli D, Mosca F. Small for gestational age preterm infants: nutritional strategies and quality of growth after discharge. Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine 2011;24:144-6.
Taroni 2009 {published data only}
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References to studies excluded from this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. References to studies awaiting assessment
  4. Additional references
  5. References to other published versions of this review
Amesz 2010 {published data only}
  • Amesz EM, Schaafsma A, Cranendonk A, Lafeber HN. Optimal growth and lower fat mass in preterm infants fed a protein-enriched postdischarge formula. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition 2010;50:200-7. [PUBMED: 19881394]
Bernbaum 1989 {published data only}
  • Bernbaum JC, Sasanow SR, Churella HR, Daft A. Growth and metabolic response of premature infants fed whey- or casein-dominant formulas after hospital discharge. Journal of Pediatrics 1989;115:652-6. [PUBMED: 2795362]
Bhatia 1991 {published data only}
Brunton 1998 {published data only}
  • Brunton JA, Saigal S, Atkinson SA. Growth and body composition in infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia up to 3 months corrected age: a randomized trial of a high-energy nutrient-enriched formula fed after hospital discharge. Journal of Pediatrics 1988;133:340-5.
Chan 1994 {published data only}
  • Chan GM. Growth and bone mineral status of discharged very low birth weight infants fed different formulas or human milk. Journal of Pediatrics 1993;123:439-43.
  • Chan GM, Borschel MW, Jacobs JR. Effects of human milk or formula feeding on the growth, behavior, and protein status of preterm infants discharged from the newborn intensive care unit. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 1994;60:710-6.
Cooper 1985 {published data only}
  • Cooper PA, Rothberg AD. Feeding of very-low-birth-weight infants with special formula--continued use beyond 2000 g and effects on growth to 1 year. South African Medical Journal 1985;67:716-8.
Friel 1993 {published data only}
Lapillonne 2004 {published data only}
  • Lapillonne A, Salle BL, Glorieux FH, Claris O. Bone mineralization and growth are enhanced in preterm infants fed an isocaloric, nutrient-enriched preterm formula through term. The American journal of Clinical Nutrition 2004;80(6):1595-603. [PUBMED: 15585774]
Wheeler 1996 {published data only}
  • Wheeler RE, Hall RT. Feeding of premature infant formula after hospital discharge of infants weighing less than 1800 grams at birth. Journal of Perinatology 1996;16:111-6.

Additional references

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. References to studies awaiting assessment
  4. Additional references
  5. References to other published versions of this review
Aggett 2006
  • Aggett PJ, Agostoni C, Axelsson I, De Curtis M, Goulet O, Hernell O, et al. Feeding preterm infants after hospital discharge: a commentary by the ESPGHAN Committee on Nutrition. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition 2006;42:596-603. [PUBMED: 16707992]
Bhatia 2005
  • Bhatia J. Post-discharge nutrition of preterm infants. Journal of Perinatology 2005;25 Suppl 2:S15-6; discussion S17-8. [PUBMED: 15861162]
Bracewell 2008
  • Bracewell MA, Hennessy EM, Wolke D, Marlow N. The EPICure study: growth and blood pressure at 6 years of age following extremely preterm birth. Archives of Disease in Childhood. Fetal and Neonatal Edition 2008;93:F108-14. [PUBMED: 17660214]
Carver 2005
  • Carver JD. Nutrition for preterm infants after hospital discharge. Advances in Pediatrics 2005;52:23-47. [PUBMED: 16124335]
Clark 2003
Cooke 2003
Doyle 2004
Dusick 2003
Embleton 2001
Euser 2005
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Euser 2008
Farooqi 2006
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Fewtrell 2003
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Ford 2000
Greer 2007
Griffin 2007
Hack 1991
  • Hack M, Breslau N, Weissman B, Aram D, Klein N, Borawski E. Effect of very low birthweight and subnormal head size on cognitive abilities at school age. New England Journal of Medicine 1991;325:231–7.
Hack 2003
Hancock 1984
Hopewell 2009
Kleinman 2004
  • Kleinman RE. Nutritional needs of the preterm infant. Pediatric Nutrition Handbook. 5th Edition. American Academy of Pediatrics, 2004.
Klingenberg 2011
  • Klingenberg C, Embleton ND, Jacobs SE, O'Connell LA, Kuschel CA. Enteral feeding practices in very preterm infants: an international survey. Archives of Disease in Childhood. Fetal and Neonatal Edition 2011;97:F56-61. [PUBMED: 21856644]
Lucas 1984
  • Lucas A, Gore SM, Cole TJ, Bamford MF, Dossetor JF, Barr I, et al. Multicentre trial on feeding low birthweight infants: effects of diet on early growth. Archives of Disease in Childhood 1984;59:722-30.
Lucas 1992a
McCormick 2010
Rigo 2000
Saigal 2006
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Siegel 1984
Trebar 2007
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References to other published versions of this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. References to studies awaiting assessment
  4. Additional references
  5. References to other published versions of this review
McGuire 2005
  • Henderson G, Fahey T, McGuire W. Calorie and protein-enriched formula versus standard term formula for improving growth and development in preterm or low birth weight infants following hospital discharge. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 2. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004696.pub3]
McGuire 2007
  • Henderson G, Fahey T, McGuire W. Nutrient-enriched formula versus standard formula for preterm infants following hospital discharge. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 4. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004696.pub3]