Does Total Parenteral Nutrition Increase the Mortality of Patients with Severe Sepsis in the ICU?


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Takir H. B. , Karakurt Z., Salturk C., Balci M., Kargin F., Mocin O. Y. , ...More

TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL, vol.16, no.2, pp.53-58, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/ttd.2015.4323
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.53-58

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: We aimed to evaluate the independent association between total parenteral nutrition (TPN) and nosocomial infection and intensive care unit (ICU) mortality in patients with severe pulmonary sepsis.