Energy Metabolism in Trauma

Energy Metabolism in Trauma

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This volumes includes topics such as: nutrient-induced thermogenesis; techniques for assessing whole body/organ protein; carbohydrate kinetics; and the influence of IGFs on catabolism.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 232 pages
  • Elsevier Health Sciences
  • BAILLIERE TINDALL
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 070202175X
  • 9780702021756

Table of contents

Nutrient-induced thermogenesis; regional contribution to hypermetabolism following trauma; techniques for assessing whole body/organ protein; carbohydrate kinetics; substrate utilization/insulin resistance in sepsis/trauma; control of protein metabolism (emphasizing organ differences); the influence of IGFs on catabolism; the role of GH in substrate utilization; immunonutrition; direct microalorimetry as a technique in cell cultures; assessment of efficacy of nutritional support.show more