Enteral Nutrition as Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis in Critically Ill Patients.

NCT ID: NCT01477320


Title
Enteral Nutrition as Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis in Critically Ill Patients. Prospective, Double-blind, Randomized, Placebo-controlled Study.
Purpose
study is to determine if proton pump inhibitors plus enteral nutrition is superior to enteral nutrition alone as a stress ulcer prophylaxis strategy in critically ill patients in terms of incidence of overt and significant GI bleeding related to stress gastropathy.
Details
Conditions
Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage, Clostridium Difficile Colitis
Keywords
Enteral Nutrition, Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis, Critically Ill Patients, Overt and significant GI bleeding, Stress gastropathy, Clostridium Difficile pseudomembranous colitis, Vital AF, Small peptide fish oil structured lipids, Fructose oligosaccharide
Source
University of Louisville
Sponsors
Mohamed Saad, Abbott Nutrition, University of Louisville
Status
Completed
Acronym
Last Updated
25 Jan 2017
URL
Official Link
Locations
United States