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The effect of sepsis on the oxidation of carbohydrate and fat.

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Oxidative metabolism has been studied by indirect calorimetry in 27 patients with sepsis and in 7 non-septic patients while they were all receiving total parenteral nutrition. Glucose oxidation was reduced in the septic patients and fat oxidation continued despite the infusion of an excess of glucose. The extent of these changes depended on the severity of the septic state as measured by the scoring system described in the preceding paper. The mechanism of these changes is not known. They wer...

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10.1002/bjs.1800700113

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
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Journal:
British journal of surgery
Volume:
70
Issue:
1
Pages:
32-35
Publication date:
1983-01-01
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EISSN:
1365-2168
ISSN:
0007-1323
Source identifiers:
10456
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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