Intravenous hyperalimentation is accompanied by the risk of potential mechanical, metabolic, and psychological problems. Adherence by clinicians to accepted standards of care and monitoring procedures greatly minimizes the potential risks. Through diligent research and the upgrading of clinical care, the use of TPN has become a low risk therapy with a high rate of effectiveness.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||13|
|Journal||Critical Care Quarterly|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1981|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine