Beneficial Effects of Early Enteral Nutrition After Major Rectal Surgery: A Possible Role for Conditionally Essential Amino Acids? Results of a Randomized Clinical Trial

Kevin W. Y. van Barneveld, Boudewijn J. J. Smeets*, Fanny F. B. M. Heesakkers, Anne-Claire Bosmans, Misha D. Luyer, Dareczka Wasowicz, Jaap A. Bakker, Arnout N. Roos, Harm J. T. Rutten, Nicole D. Bouvy, Petra G. Boelens

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13 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)E353-E361
JournalCritical Care Medicine
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2016


  • amino acids
  • anastomotic leakage
  • colorectal surgery
  • enteral nutrition
  • parenteral nutrition
  • postoperative ileus

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