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The Role of Micronutrients in ICU

Contribution by Dr. Leena Dabhi
Mar 12, 2015

Brief Description

Nutritional support is an integral, though often neglected, component of intensive care of the critically ill patient or acutely ill medical or surgical patients including trauma and burns.We have very well understood the cascades of metabolic derangement secondary to stress and starvation. The global prevalence of malnutrition varies from 10%-70% of all hospitalized patient.