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Synonyms for enteral

of or relating to the enteron


of or relating to or inside the intestines

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Enteral feeding is referred to a nutritional therapy where nutrients are supplied directly to the gastrointestinal tract.
This study highlights the cost effectiveness (without compromising the safety of the patient) of enteral feeding over TPN.
Enteral feeding should be initiated in every stroke patient who cannot be fed orally due to impaired consciousness, dysphagia or severe neurologic deficit, because they are highly prone to being at a high risk of developing malnutrition and pneumonia.
Enteral feeding formula injection may lead to sepsis, which is related to bacterial overgrowth in its content (5, 11).
Various enteral feeding techniques have been described in literature, but they all have their advantage and disadvantages.
Full Enteral Feeding in patients with Acute Lung Injury (EDEN trial) randomised medical ICU patients with acute lung injury into trophic feeding without protein supplementation versus full feeding.25 The study demonstrated similar outcomes with both regimens and the patients fed with trophic feeding had no increase in ventilator-free days in comparison to full feeding and was associated with less gastrointestinal (GI) intolerance.
The global enteral feeding devices market report provides market size (Revenue USD Million 2013 to 2020), market share and forecasts growth trends (CAGR%, 2016 to 2020).
In comparing enteral feeding tubes and controlling for glucose therapy agent and feed type, the 16 French polyethylene tubes had statistically and clinically higher average flow rates (102.4 mL/d) than the 20 French silicone tubes (Table 3).
Healthcare professions were congruent in reports that enteral feeding was commenced within 24 hours (47%) or 48 hours (22%) of ICU admission.
Kattelmann et al., (2006) conducted a detailed systematic evaluation of the evidence supporting enteral feeding practices for patients admitted to intensive care units (ICUs).
Handbook of Drug Administration via Enteral Feeding Tubes, 3rd Edition
[USPRwire, Mon Apr 13 2015] Enteral Feeding Devices Market by Product (Feeding Pump, Feeding Tube, Giving Set, Enteral Syringe), Stage (Adult, Paediatrics), Application (Oncology, Gastroenterology, Neurology) & End User (Hospital, Ambulatory Care) - Global Forecast to 2019
Early enteral feeding through a nasoenteric feeding tube is often used in patients with severe acute pancreatitis to prevent gut-derived infections, but evidence to support this strategy is limited.
[Kids] obviously have much improved growth and they actually get true mucosal healing" on enteral feeding, unlike with steroids, Dr.