Nutrition Support in Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation

NCT ID: NCT00115258


Title
Nutrition Support in Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation - A Randomized, Controlled Trial
Purpose
The purpose of this study is to determine which method of providing parenteral nutrition (complete intravenous nutrition) will provide the best nutritional and clinical results to children undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
Details
Conditions
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Keywords
Nutrition, Parenteral, Body Composition, Energy Expenditure
Source
Boston Children’s Hospital
Sponsors
Boston Children’s Hospital
Status
Completed
Acronym
Last Updated
11 Feb 2013
URL
Official Link
Citations/Publications
Duggan C, Bechard L, Donovan K, Vangel M, O'Leary A, Holmes C, Lehmann L, Guinan E. Changes in resting energy expenditure among children undergoing allogeneic stem cell transplantation. Am J Clin Nutr. 2003 Jul;78(1):104-9.

Bechard LJ, Feldman HA, Gordon C, Gura K, Sonis A, Leung K, Venick R, Guinan EC, Duggan C. A multi-center, randomized, controlled trial of parenteral nutrition titrated to resting energy expenditure in children undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation ("PNTREE"): rationale and design. Contemp Clin Trials. 2010 Mar;31(2):157-64. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2009.12.002.

Sharma TS, Bechard LJ, Feldman HA, Venick R, Gura K, Gordon CM, Sonis A, Guinan EC, Duggan C. Effect of titrated parenteral nutrition on body composition after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in children: a double-blind, randomized, multicenter trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2012 Feb;95(2):342-51. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.111.026005.

Locations
United States