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Chapter 27: Intestinal Failure
Robert H. Squires, MD
Kishore R. Iyer, MBBS, FRCS, FACS


Contributors and Peer Reviewers
Foreword and Preface

Chapter 27 Contents

Introduction    

Definition of Intestinal Failure   

Scope of the Problem

Etiology of Intestinal Failure     

Intestinal Adaptation  

Management   

Enteral Nutrition
             
Parenteral Nutrition
             
Fluid Management
              
Medications 
              
Nontransplant Surgery
             
General Principles

Complications   

Nutrition Deficiencies
             
Functional and Metabolic Complications
             
Liver Disease
             
Central Line Complications

Outcomes    

              Growth and Development
             
Quality of Life
             
Intestinal Transplant

Learning Objectives

  1. Understand that while intestinal length is important, it is not the only factor that determines a child’s ability to reach enteral autonomy.

  2. Understand that the intestinal adaptive process takes months and even years before enteral autonomy can, if ever, be achieved.

  3. Describe why enteral nutrition is necessary for intestinal adaptation to occur.

  4. Explain how lipid-lowering strategies for soy-based lipid preparations or substitution with a fish oil–based lipid can improve serum aminotransferase levels and reduce serum bilirubin.

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