Calculating Patient Energy Needs

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Mechanically ventilated patients are unable to take food orally and therefore are dependent on enteral nutrition for provision of both energy and protein requirements. Many critically ill patients often have pre-existing conditions, including malnutrition. All of this predisposes patients to nutrition deficits, muscle wasting, delayed wound healing, slower recovery, and increased risk of morbidity and

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