Nutrition and Metabolism in the Surgical Patient / Edition 2

Nutrition and Metabolism in the Surgical Patient / Edition 2

by Josef E. Fischer

ISBN-10: 0316283908

ISBN-13: 9780316283908

Pub. Date: 01/01/1996

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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Table of Contents

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1Body Composition3
2Intestinal Digestion and Absorption of Nutrients27
3Mediators, Hormones, and Control of Metabolism: Regulation of Protein, Carbohydrate, and Lipid Metabolism in Critical Illness57
4Energy Metabolism105
5Growth Factors129
6Protein and Amino Acid Metabolism159
8Plasma Lipoproteins and Intravenous Lipid Emulsions237
10Essential Trace Metals: Deficiencies and Requirements295
11Two Dozen Syndromes: Pattern Recognition in Diagnosis and Treatment of Fluid and Electrolyte Disorders307
12Glutamine as a Metabolic Intermediate353
13Intestinal Fuels: Implications for Improvement of Intestinal Growth and Function385
15Nutrition in Wound Healing423
16Nitric Oxide443
17Translocation as It Applies to Metabolism459
18Omega-3 and Other Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids: Modulation of the Inflammatory Response477
19Nutritional Assessment: The Assessment of the Nutritional and Metabolic Status of Surgical Patients503
20Starvation: Metabolic and Physiologic Responses523
21Metabolic Response to Trauma and Infection577
22Nutrition and Neoplasia601
23Changes in Immunologic Function623
24Nutritional Support in Hepatic Failure637
25Nutritional Management in Acute Renal Failure653
26Nutrition of Heart and Lung667
27Special Needs of the Pediatric Patient685
28Parenteral Nutrition715
29Enteral Nutrition761
30Critical Evaluation of Results: Cost and Benefit of Nutrition Support779

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