Nutritional assessment and enteral support of critically ill children
Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America , Volume 17 - Issue 4 p. 385- 393
Critical care nurses play an important role in feeding of critically ill children. Many procedures and caregiving interventions, such as placement of feeding tubes, registration of gastric retention, observation and care of the mouth, and administration of nutrition (enteral or parenteral), are within the nursing domain. This article discusses nutritional assessment techniques and enteral nutrition in critically ill children.
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Ista, E, & Joosten, K.F.M. (2005). Nutritional assessment and enteral support of critically ill children. Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America (Vol. 17, pp. 385–393). doi:10.1016/j.ccell.2005.07.011