Effect of fasting and refeeding
on growth and blood chemistry in juvenile olive flounder Paralichthys olivaceus L.
In the community, patients with severe eating disorders often are admitted to intensive care units for brief stabilization, which is "at best, a Band-Aid solution, and at worse, dangerous," since complications of refeeding
can occur following discharge, said Dr.
4 also shows that refeeding
with 500 kcal after the 66-h fast led to a significant decrease in the mean hepcidin-25 concentration, from 38.
Fish in the fasted, then refed treatment lost an average of 4% in weight during their 11 days without food, and gained 10-21% after 16 days of refeeding
In extreme situations, this can manifest with symptoms of refeeding
syndrome with hypokalemia.
When considering information provided by the history, the physical examination, and diagnostic test results, refeeding
syndrome was suspected as the immediate cause of death.
In the refeeding
study, mice were refed a C95 diet for varying durations after 1 mo of 33% CR.
Connie Vogel could do without the frustration of refeeding
rejected Busch Beer cans into the recycling machine that keeps rejecting them.
There is a useful overview of the metabolic response to injury, a very good section on refeeding
syndrome and specific sections on critical care, surgery, spinal cord, head and burn injury that will be particularly useful to nurses, doctors and dietitians not experienced in these areas of specialist practice.
Patients fed following a period of starvation exceeding 48 hours are at risk of the refeeding
syndrome, the main component of which is acute hypophosphataemia.
is a major problem in patients with anorexia, because their bodies can become overwhelmed with the sudden intake of nutrients, leading to severe fluid retention, electrolyte disturbances, arrhythmias, seizures, coma, and death.
5 mm thick into 5-mm to 10-mm strips for refeeding
into the extruder.