The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 84, Issue 5, pp 412–413 | Cite as

Towards Optimizing Calcium and Phosphate Concentration in Parenteral Nutrition for Premature Neonates to Minimize Rickets of Prematurity

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Keywords

Phosphorus Parenteral Nutrition Gluconate Glucose Intolerance Rickets 
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Notes

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of Interest

None.

Source of Funding

This was a self-financed study and the author’s institution paid for all expenses including the constituents of the admixtures and the test for compatibility.

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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent MedicinePamela Youde Nethersole Eastern HospitalChai WanHong Kong
  2. 2.Department of PharmacyPamela Youde Nethersole Eastern HospitalChai WanHong Kong

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