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Glutamine supplementation for critically ill adults

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • Kun-Ming Tao,

    1. Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Department of Anesthesiology, Shanghai, Shanghai, China
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  • Xiao-Qian Li,

    1. Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai, Shanghai, China
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  • Li-Qun Yang,

    1. Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Department of Anesthesiology, Shanghai, Shanghai, China
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  • Wei-Feng Yu,

    Corresponding author
    1. Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Department of Anesthesiology, Shanghai, Shanghai, China
    • Wei-Feng Yu, Department of Anesthesiology, Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Room 404, Building 3, Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital, 225 Changhai Road, Shanghai, Shanghai, 200438, China. weifeng_yu@yeah.net.

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  • Zhi-Jie Lu,

    1. Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Department of Anesthesiology, Shanghai, Shanghai, China
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  • Yu-Ming Sun,

    1. Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Department of Anesthesiology, Shanghai, Shanghai, China
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  • Fei-Xiang Wu

    1. Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Department of Anesthesiology, Shanghai, Shanghai, China
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Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

  1. To determine the effects of glutamine supplementation on several clinically relevant outcomes in critically ill adults and in adult patients after major surgery.

  2. To investigate potential heterogeneity across different patient groups and different routes of nutrition.

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