Preservation of autophagy should not direct nutritional therapy

Stephen A. McClave, Peter J.M. Weijs

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    Abstract: PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Recent reports in the literature have proposed that forced mandatory feeding should be avoided in the first week of critical illness to preserve autophagy, in order to maximize responses to oxidative stress, preserve organ function, and improve outcomes.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)155-161
    JournalCurrent Opinion in Clinical Nutrition & Metabolic Care
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - 2015


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