Postoperative nutritional support of patients with abdominal trauma

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Abstract

The response to major trauma is characterized by a significant erosion of the body cell mass. Intensive nutritional support using appropriate enteral or parenteral routes of administration can decrease morbidity and speed recovery.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)703-714
Number of pages12
JournalSurgical Clinics of North America
Volume70
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1990

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