The effect of a low carbohydrate formula on glycaemia in critically ill enterally-fed adult patients with hyperglycaemia: A blinded randomised feasibility trial.

Affiliation

Mater Health Services, Mater Research Institute, The University of Queensland, Australia. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Enteral nutrition is a source of carbohydrate that may exacerbate hyperglycaemia. Its treatment, insulin, potentially exacerbates glycaemic variability.

Keywords

Carbohydrate,Enteral,Glucose,Glycaemic control,Glycaemic variability,Insulin,

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