Critical Illness

CI: Parenteral Nutrition and Diabetes (2006)

  • Monitoring and Evaluation
    What impact does nutrient composition of parenteral nutrition have on mortality in critically ill diabetic patients?
    • Conclusion

      There is insufficient evidence to determine whether the nutrient composition of PN has an impact on clinical outcomes mortality in critically ill patients with diabetes.  Published trials evaluating this question were not found.

    • Grade: V
      • Grade I means there is Good/Strong evidence supporting the statement;
      • Grade II is Fair;
      • Grade III is Limited/Weak;
      • Grade IV is Expert Opinion Only;
      • Grade V is Not Assignable.
    • Search Plan and Results: Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition in Diabetes 2006
       
    What impact does nutrient composition of parenteral nutrition have on infectious complications in critically ill diabetic patients?
    • Conclusion

      There is insufficient evidence to determine whether the nutrient composition of PN has an impact on infectious complications in critically ill patients with diabetes. Published trials evaluating this question were not found.

    • Grade: V
      • Grade I means there is Good/Strong evidence supporting the statement;
      • Grade II is Fair;
      • Grade III is Limited/Weak;
      • Grade IV is Expert Opinion Only;
      • Grade V is Not Assignable.
    • Search Plan and Results: Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition in Diabetes 2006
       
    What impact does nutrient composition of parenteral nutrition have on length of hospital stay in critically ill diabetic patients?
    • Conclusion

      There is insufficient evidence to determine whether the nutrient composition of PN has an impact on LOS in critically ill patients with diabetes. Published trials evaluating this question were not found.

    • Grade: V
      • Grade I means there is Good/Strong evidence supporting the statement;
      • Grade II is Fair;
      • Grade III is Limited/Weak;
      • Grade IV is Expert Opinion Only;
      • Grade V is Not Assignable.
    • Search Plan and Results: Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition in Diabetes 2006
       
    What impact does nutrient composition of parenteral nutrition have on days of mechanical ventilation in critically ill patients with diabetes?
    • Conclusion
      There is insufficient evidence to determine whether the nutrient composition of PN has an impact on days of mechanical ventilation in critically ill patients with diabetes. Published trials evaluating this question were not found.
    • Grade: V
      • Grade I means there is Good/Strong evidence supporting the statement;
      • Grade II is Fair;
      • Grade III is Limited/Weak;
      • Grade IV is Expert Opinion Only;
      • Grade V is Not Assignable.
    • Search Plan and Results: Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition in Diabetes 2006
       
    What impact does nutrient composition of parenteral nutrition have on cost of medical care in critically ill diabetic patients?
    • Conclusion

      There is insufficient evidence to determine whether the nutrient composition of PN has an impact on cost of medical care in critically ill patients with diabetes.  Published trials evaluating this question were not found.

    • Grade: V
      • Grade I means there is Good/Strong evidence supporting the statement;
      • Grade II is Fair;
      • Grade III is Limited/Weak;
      • Grade IV is Expert Opinion Only;
      • Grade V is Not Assignable.
    • Search Plan and Results: Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition in Diabetes 2006