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Energy Expenditure

EE: Specific Methods (2013)

Evidence-Based Nutrition Practice Guideline for Measuring Resting Metabolic Rate (RMR) in the Critically Ill

Each evidence analysis topic has a link to supporting evidence, where the Search Plan and Results can be found. Here, you can view when the search plan was performed, inclusion and exclusion criteria, search terms, databases that were searched and the excluded articles.

Below are a list of the recommendations and the related evidence analysis questions, with the link to each search plan.

Assessment

Preparation for Measurement Recommendations

EE: Thermic Effect of Feeding (TEF) in Critically Ill Search Plan and Results

EE: Diurnal Variation (Time of Day) in Critically Ill Search Plan and Results

EE: Gas Collection Devices in Critically Ill Search Plan and Results

EE: Room Conditions in Critically Ill Search Plan and Results

EE: Body Positions in Critically Ill Search Plan and Results

During Measurement Recommendations

EE: Rest Period Duration in Critically Ill Search Plan and Results 

EE: Duration of Measurement (Steady State) in Critically Ill Search Plan and Results

After Measurement Recommendations

EE: Application of Respiratory Quotient (RQ) in Critically Ill Search Plan and Results

Diagnosis

None.

Intervention

None.

Nutrition Monitoring and Evaluation

None.