1 Department of Gastroenterology, Abdominal Centre, Rigshospitalet, The Capital Region of Denmark2 University of Pittsburgh3 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
Journal Article; Multicenter Study; Randomized Controlled Trial; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; 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