The TARGET Study

What next for calorie intake in intensive care ?   What represents optimal calorie delivery in intensive care patients is controversial, with some studies suggesting increasing intake improves outcomes, whereas others suggest daily calorie intakes of around 1000 calories (termed ‘permissive underfeeding’) — or even as low as 400 calories — are not associated with adverse […]

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(icTV) CLINICAL TRIAL RESULTS ~ The TARGET TRIAL

President’s Session Does hitting calorie targets improve outcomes? Presenters Marianne Chapman & Sandra Peake discuss the game-changing results from the TARGET Trial. Full results from this trial were presented during the Presidents’ Ground Breaking Research Release session at LIVES 2018 in Paris and published in NEJM. Watch the full session here Read the article in NEJM here. […]

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