... nutrition (TPN) 5. Combination of the above Fortunately, most major burn patients have the advantage of an intact, ... The caloric density of these supplemental feedings should be at least 1 kcal/ml, and it is possible to obtain palatable, easily available commercial products with 1.5 kcal/ml. ... However, much the same effect on gastric pH can be obtained with aggressive oral nutrition or tube-feeding.
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