Managing Feeding Intolerance in Respiratory Failure Patients
Introduction Critical illness is often associated with catabolism. Consequently, providing nutritional support to those who cannot eat is essential to prevent malnutrition in the critical care setting.1 When considering nutrition support in the critical care unit (ICU), certain comorbidities should be taken into careful consideration when formulating an enteral feeding plan. For exa...
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Dr Ione de Brito-Ashurst
Specialist Cardiorespiratory Dietitian and AICU Lead