A nutritional plan should be incorporated into every treatment plan of the critically ill patient. Weight loss and cachexia are the result of prevalence of catabolic processes over anabolic processes in addition to absolute or relative increased demands and decreased food intake.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||20|
|Journal||Veterinary Clinics of North America - Equine Practice|
|State||Published - Apr 1 2004|
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