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Enteral nutrition;
Nutrition given into the ???, either by ?(if possible) or ? nutrition via ? feeding.
Generally preferred to ? nutrition if at all possible

GIT
mouth
liquid
tube
parenteral

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Parenteral nutrition;
? advice vital, only considered if the patient will become ? without it (usually if GI tract will not be functioning for ? days).
The pharmacist adds trace elements and ? to the regimens.
Usually given via ? ? line or ???? line.

specialist
malnourished
7
e-
central venous
PICC

3

Complx TPN

General;

Thrombosis (??), ?, ?

pe
infection
pneumothorax

4

Complx TPN

Metabolic;

?, lipid and ? disturbances.
? due to excessive ? production.

e-
glucose
hypercapnia
co2

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Complx TPN

Metabolic

? syndromes.
? syndrome if there has been prolonged ? (increased ? leads to hypophosphatemic state, which can be fatal).

deficiency
refeeding
starvation
insulin