Chapter 4. Parenteral Nutrition

  1. Vanessa Shaw and
  2. Margaret Lawson
  1. Joanne Grogan

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692004.ch4

Clinical Paediatric Dietetics, Third Edition

Clinical Paediatric Dietetics, Third Edition

How to Cite

Grogan, J. (2007) Parenteral Nutrition, in Clinical Paediatric Dietetics, Third Edition (eds V. Shaw and M. Lawson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692004.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405134934

Online ISBN: 9780470692004

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Keywords:

  • intravenous feeding;
  • carbohydrate;
  • cholestasis;
  • villous atrophy;
  • metabolic bone disease

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Nutrition support teams

  • Indications for parenteral nutrition in children

  • Considerations in paediatric parenteral nutrition

  • Nutrient requirements and solutions

  • Administration of parenteral nutrition

  • Delivery methods

  • Equipment

  • Weaning off parenteral nutrition

  • References