The effect of the prebiotic solutions in treatment of severe sepsis


MEMİŞ D., Yelken B., ŞAHİN S. H. , Vatan I., Yardim T.

TRAKYA UNIVERSITESI TIP FAKULTESI DERGISI, vol.24, no.3, pp.194-199, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Journal Name: TRAKYA UNIVERSITESI TIP FAKULTESI DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.194-199
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: In this double blind, prospective and randomized study, the effects of the enteral administration of a prebiotic preparation containing oligofructose and inulin on upper gastrointestinal colonization and systemic inflammation in intensive care patients with severe sepsis were investigated.