정맥영양요법; 대사성합병증; 고혈당증; 저혈당증; 고질소혈증; Parenteral Nutrition; Total; Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases; Complications of Parenteral Nutrition
Hanyang University School of Medicine
Hanyang Medical Reviews, 2011, 31(4), P.269-275
Nutritional therapy with total parenteral nutrition (TPN) is usually performed in the critically ill patients who cannot ingest or digest food through the gastrointestinal tract. The process of well managed nutritional support by TPN is not simple, nor easy. Doctors experience various complications, the patients also suffer from much discomfort. Especially the younger patients, they are labile to more complications. The physicians should know thoroughly how to avoid the complications, how to effectively supply TPN solution to the patients. The author reviews the numerous complications during TPN and the methods for the prevention of complications.