Protocolo para el manejo de nutrición parenteral periférica lista para usar en paciente quirúrgico

Translated title of the contribution: Protocol for peripheral parenteral nutrition management ready to use in surgical patients

Olga Lucia Pinzón Espitia, Martha Liliana Varón Vega

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Introduction: Patients undergoing elective surgery, require a comprehensive clinical treatment that tends to maintain or prevent deterioration of nutritional status and promote clinical outcomes, and in turn improve the safety of parenteral nutrition therapy through optimization of technology, as a option aimed at minimizing risk and lower operating costs in institutions providing health services. Aim: To review the literature in order to study the requirements and recommendations of peripheral parenteral nutritional support and/or complementary ready to use in people undergoing surgery. Methods: Data synthesis after reviewing the relevant literature, to allow the protocol design. The search was conducted in the following databases: PubMed, Medline, Embase and Science Direct. Conclusions: Peripheral parenteral nutrition is a ready to use alternative nutritional support that improves the contribution Protein-Energy and demonstrate improvements in patient safety, decrease costs and increase patient satisfaction.

Translated title of the contributionProtocol for peripheral parenteral nutrition management ready to use in surgical patients
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)1003-1011
Number of pages9
JournalNutricion Hospitalaria
Issue number3
StatePublished - Oct 3 2015

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine (miscellaneous)
  • Nutrition and Dietetics

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