Alessandro Pontes-Arruda

Summary

Affiliation: Federal University of Cear
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Is there a difference in bloodstream infections in critically ill patients associated with ready-to-use versus compounded parenteral nutrition?
    Alessandro Pontes-Arruda
    Department of Nutrition and Intensive Care, Fernandes Távora Hospital, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Clin Nutr 31:728-34. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The use of an inflammation-modulating diet in patients with acute lung injury or acute respiratory distress syndrome: a meta-analysis of outcome data
    Alessandro Pontes-Arruda
    Intensive Care Department, Fernandes Távora Hospital, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 32:596-605. 2008
  3. pmc Enteral nutrition with eicosapentaenoic acid, γ-linolenic acid and antioxidants in the early treatment of sepsis: results from a multicenter, prospective, randomized, double-blinded, controlled study: the INTERSEPT study
    Alessandro Pontes-Arruda
    Department of Nutrition and Intensive Care, Fernandes Távora Hospital, Avenida Francisco Sá, 5445, Fortaleza, Ceara, 60, 30 002, Brazil
    Crit Care 15:R144. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of enteral feeding with eicosapentaenoic acid, gamma-linolenic acid, and antioxidants in mechanically ventilated patients with severe sepsis and septic shock
    Alessandro Pontes-Arruda
    Fernandes Távora Hospital, Department of Intensive Care, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Crit Care Med 34:2325-33. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of parenteral nutrition delivery system on the development of bloodstream infections in critically ill patients: an international, multicenter, prospective, open-label, controlled study--EPICOS study
    Alessandro Pontes-Arruda
    Intensive Care and Nutrition Department, Fernandes Távora Hospital, Fortaleza, Brazil
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 36:574-86. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Bloodstream infections in patients receiving manufactured parenteral nutrition with vs without lipids: is the use of lipids really deleterious?
    Alessandro Pontes-Arruda
    Department of Nutrition and Intensive Care, Fernandes Távora Hospital, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 36:421-30. 2012

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Is there a difference in bloodstream infections in critically ill patients associated with ready-to-use versus compounded parenteral nutrition?
    Alessandro Pontes-Arruda
    Department of Nutrition and Intensive Care, Fernandes Távora Hospital, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Clin Nutr 31:728-34. 2012
    ..This study compared bloodstream infections in critical care patients receiving parenteral nutrition (PN) prepared via conventional compounding versus premixed multichamber bags...
  2. doi request reprint The use of an inflammation-modulating diet in patients with acute lung injury or acute respiratory distress syndrome: a meta-analysis of outcome data
    Alessandro Pontes-Arruda
    Intensive Care Department, Fernandes Távora Hospital, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 32:596-605. 2008
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  3. pmc Enteral nutrition with eicosapentaenoic acid, γ-linolenic acid and antioxidants in the early treatment of sepsis: results from a multicenter, prospective, randomized, double-blinded, controlled study: the INTERSEPT study
    Alessandro Pontes-Arruda
    Department of Nutrition and Intensive Care, Fernandes Távora Hospital, Avenida Francisco Sá, 5445, Fortaleza, Ceara, 60, 30 002, Brazil
    Crit Care 15:R144. 2011
    ..Secondary outcomes included the development of individual organ failure, increased ICU and hospital length of stay, need for mechanical ventilation and 28-day all-cause mortality...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of enteral feeding with eicosapentaenoic acid, gamma-linolenic acid, and antioxidants in mechanically ventilated patients with severe sepsis and septic shock
    Alessandro Pontes-Arruda
    Fernandes Távora Hospital, Department of Intensive Care, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Crit Care Med 34:2325-33. 2006
    ..This study investigated whether an enteral diet enriched with EPA, GLA, and antioxidant vitamins can improve outcomes and reduce 28-day all-cause mortality in patients with severe sepsis or septic shock requiring mechanical ventilation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of parenteral nutrition delivery system on the development of bloodstream infections in critically ill patients: an international, multicenter, prospective, open-label, controlled study--EPICOS study
    Alessandro Pontes-Arruda
    Intensive Care and Nutrition Department, Fernandes Távora Hospital, Fortaleza, Brazil
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 36:574-86. 2012
    ..This was an international, multicenter, prospective, randomized, open-label, controlled trial that investigated the differences of BSIs associated with 2 different PN systems...
  6. doi request reprint Bloodstream infections in patients receiving manufactured parenteral nutrition with vs without lipids: is the use of lipids really deleterious?
    Alessandro Pontes-Arruda
    Department of Nutrition and Intensive Care, Fernandes Távora Hospital, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 36:421-30. 2012
    ..This study compared overall bacterial and bloodstream infection rates in patients receiving premixed parenteral nutrition (PN) with vs without lipid emulsion...