Incidence of hypophosphatemia in patients with total parenteral nutrition
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHENG, Mei Lie (Chi Mei Medical Center, pharmacy, Tainan, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Mei Lie Cheng:|Li-Chin Cheng:|Hui-Chen Su:
Hypophosphataemia generally occurs after one to two days of TPN in patients who were malnourished before being given TPN and postoperative patients with TPN. It is associated with significant morbidity and mortality.
245 adult patients received TPN at the Chi-Mei medical center (CMMC) during 2-year period (January, 2014 to December, 2015) were.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.