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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 89
Published: 06 August 2018
10.1159/000486490
EISBN: 978-3-318-06352-3
..., and the capacity of the muscles for protein anabolism progressively diminishes. Therefore, the early developmental phases represent critical windows for muscle growth which, if disrupted, result in muscle mass deficits that are unlikely to be entirely recoverable. Introduction Longitudinal studies of human...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 115
Published: 24 May 2016
10.1159/000441885
EISBN: 978-3-318-05685-3
...-specific FBDG to identify the potential of common nonfortified foods to ensure adequate nutrient intake and (2) examine potential ‘critical' dietary patterns if main food groups are excluded, such as in vegetarian diets or if a family's precarious social status leads to food constraints. The German FBDG...
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 37
Published: 17 November 2015
10.1159/000437111
EISBN: 978-3-318-05597-9
... in a stroke unit is beneficial to ICH patients. In the following overview, we will illustrate the essentials of this neurocritical care of ICH. Critical Care Basic Procedures The first important aspect of neurocritical care is monitoring vital parameters like blood pressure, oxygen saturation...
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Series: Frontiers in Diabetes
Volume: 24
Published: 17 November 2014
10.1159/000363462
EISBN: 978-3-318-02337-4
... Abstract Increased blood glucose (BG) levels is common in critically ill patients both with and without a previous history of diabetes. Morbidity and mortality related to hyperglycemia is an important issue when managing BG in critically ill patients. Thus far, however, the characteristics...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 77
Published: 30 September 2013
10.1159/000351370
EISBN: 978-3-318-02447-0
... Abstract Arginine is an important amino acid during disease and healing because of functions in the immune system and as precursor of nitric oxide (NO). In critically ill adults and children, plasma arginine and citrulline concentrations are substantially decreased, indicating an arginine...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 105
Published: 01 October 2012
10.1159/000341272
EISBN: 978-3-318-02228-5
... Abstract Malnutrition, following critical illness-related metabolic and immune neuroendocrine derangements, is exacerbated by energy and protein deficits beginning early in the intensive care unit (ICU) stay. While nutrition support is an important component of ICU care, adverse effects can...
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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 43
Published: 29 February 2012
10.1159/000335271
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9856-9
... Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Research on malignant and nonmalignant late complications after HSCT is sometimes considered as fouling one's own nest. There is criticism that efforts are undertaken in order to denigrate the acquisitions obtained over the last decades regarding HSCT and adoptive...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 169
Published: 14 January 2011
10.1159/000313946
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9538-4
...-mesenchymal transition, each involving and migrating into the peritubular interstitial space. Evidence for each source will be discussed below followed by a critical evaluation of EMT. Resident Fibroblasts In seminal studies, Gabbanni et al. [ 107 , 108 ] described that after injury, or during wound...
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Series: Modern Trends in Psychiatry
Volume: 27
Published: 17 November 2010
10.1159/000319425
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9606-0
... is critical. Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a common mental disorder in clinical practice. However, it is difficult to know how many patients suffering from major depression are not diagnosed or misdiagnosed and therefore not treated. Many studies suggest that major depression is much more common...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 165
Published: 04 May 2010
10.1159/000313770
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9473-8
... Abstract Several large observational studies or randomized controlled trials in the field of critical care nephrology have been completed and reported, or recently completed or have recently begun recruitment. These studies provide important information to guide our appreciation of current...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 165
Published: 04 May 2010
10.1159/000313771
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9473-8
..., the pandemic was associated with a mortality of approximately 16%, a high incidence of acute lung injury and, in some cases, acute respiratory distress syndrome severe enough to require support with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. As part of such a critical illness, a percentage of patients developed...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 165
Published: 04 May 2010
10.1159/isbn.978-3-8055-9473-8
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9473-8