Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition in Sepsis

  • J. M. Hackl
  • C. Wieser
  • E. Weirather
Conference paper


In addition to the typical changes (circulation, kidney, respiration, local condition), the septic patient shows abnormal catabolism with its consequent symptoms. These may lead to severe respiratory insufficiency (“muscle fatigue syndrom”) and polyneuropathy and aggravate multi organ failure.


Parenteral Nutrition Enteral Nutrition Septic Patient Human Growth Hormone Necrotizing Pancreatitis 
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  • J. M. Hackl
  • C. Wieser
  • E. Weirather

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