Chapter 6. Preterm Infants

  1. Vanessa Shaw and
  2. Margaret Lawson
  1. Caroline King

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692004.ch6

Clinical Paediatric Dietetics, Third Edition

Clinical Paediatric Dietetics, Third Edition

How to Cite

King, C. (2007) Preterm Infants, in Clinical Paediatric Dietetics, Third Edition (eds V. Shaw and M. Lawson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692004.ch6

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:

  • infants;
  • magnesium;
  • calcium;
  • intrauterine retention;
  • lipid infusion

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Definitions

  • Nutritional requirements

  • Conditionally essential nutrients

  • Parenteral nutrition

  • Enteral nutrition

  • Feeding issues in special conditions

  • Post-discharge nutrition

  • Weaning onto solids

  • References

  • Further reading

  • Useful addresses