Impact of Pharmacist Intervention in introducing the practice of administering Early Parenteral nutrition in VLBW
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: ALSAADI, Abdullah (khoula Hospital, IV admixture section, Muscat, Oman)
- Co-author(s): Abdullah Humaid Alsaadi:|Zuwaina AlKiyumi:|Raid AlSabri:
Premature infants with Very-low-birth-weight (VLBW) of less than 1500 g are born at a time of prematurity of rapid intrauterine brain and body growth. These infants have limited endogenous energy stores. Various studies showed that that early administration of amino-acids based standard PN preferably within the first few hours of life prevents.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.