1 Department of Gastroenterology, Abdominal Centre, Rigshospitalet, The Capital Region of Denmark2 Division of Gastroenterology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA. email@example.com unknown
Although home parenteral nutrition (PN) can save the lives of patients with massive bowel loss that results in short-bowel syndrome and intestinal failure, quality of life is impaired by PN and its complications. We examined the 12-month tolerability and efficacy of teduglutide to reduce PN dependency.
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official Clinical Practice Journal of the American Gastroenterological Association, 2013, Vol 11, Issue 7
Adult; Aged; Aged, 80 and over; Double-Blind Method; Female; Gastrointestinal Agents; Humans; Male; Middle Aged; Parenteral Nutrition; Peptides; Short Bowel Syndrome; Treatment Outcome; Young Adult