Lori J Bechard

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Influence of obesity on clinical outcomes in hospitalized children: a systematic review
    Lori J Bechard
    Center for Nutrition, Divisions of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:476-82. 2013
  2. pmc Attenuation of resting energy expenditure following hematopoietic SCT in children
    L J Bechard
    Clinical Nutrition Service, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 47:1301-6. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Systematic review of the influence of energy and protein intake on protein balance in critically ill children
    Lori J Bechard
    Division of Gastroenterology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr 161:333-9.e1. 2012
  4. pmc Effect of titrated parenteral nutrition on body composition after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in children: a double-blind, randomized, multicenter trial
    Tanvi S Sharma
    Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:342-51. 2012
  5. pmc Nutritional practices and their relationship to clinical outcomes in critically ill children--an international multicenter cohort study*
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine at Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:2204-11. 2012
  6. pmc Weekly measurements accurately represent trends in resting energy expenditure in children undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Debora Duro
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 32:427-32. 2008
  7. pmc Cumulative energy imbalance in the pediatric intensive care unit: role of targeted indirect calorimetry
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Divisions of Critical Care Medicine and Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 33:336-44. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Energy imbalance and the risk of overfeeding in critically ill children
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 12:398-405. 2011
  9. pmc A multi-center, randomized, controlled trial of parenteral nutrition titrated to resting energy expenditure in children undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation ("PNTREE"): rationale and design
    Lori J Bechard
    Children s Hospital, Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 31:157-64. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Serum citrulline as a biomarker of gastrointestinal function during hematopoietic cell transplantation in children
    Kerri B Gosselin
    Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA UCLA Mattel Children s Hospital, Los Angeles, CA Brown University, Providence, RI Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 58:709-14. 2014

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Influence of obesity on clinical outcomes in hospitalized children: a systematic review
    Lori J Bechard
    Center for Nutrition, Divisions of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:476-82. 2013
    ..Obesity is prevalent among hospitalized children. Knowledge of the relationship between obesity and outcomes in hospitalized children will enhance nutrition assessment and provide opportunities for interventions...
  2. pmc Attenuation of resting energy expenditure following hematopoietic SCT in children
    L J Bechard
    Clinical Nutrition Service, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 47:1301-6. 2012
    ..Serial measurements of REE or reductions in energy intake should be considered when PN is the primary mode of nutrition...
  3. doi request reprint Systematic review of the influence of energy and protein intake on protein balance in critically ill children
    Lori J Bechard
    Division of Gastroenterology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr 161:333-9.e1. 2012
    ..To examine the influence of protein and energy intakes on protein balance in children receiving mechanical ventilation in the pediatric intensive care unit...
  4. pmc Effect of titrated parenteral nutrition on body composition after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in children: a double-blind, randomized, multicenter trial
    Tanvi S Sharma
    Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:342-51. 2012
    ..Provision of PN exceeding energy needs may lead to overfeeding and associated complications...
  5. pmc Nutritional practices and their relationship to clinical outcomes in critically ill children--an international multicenter cohort study*
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine at Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:2204-11. 2012
    ..To examine factors influencing the adequacy of energy and protein intake in the pediatric intensive care unit and to describe their relationship to clinical outcomes in mechanically ventilated children...
  6. pmc Weekly measurements accurately represent trends in resting energy expenditure in children undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Debora Duro
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 32:427-32. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to determine if weekly REE measurements could accurately represent changes in REE in the peritransplant period compared with a more frequent standard of daily measurements...
  7. pmc Cumulative energy imbalance in the pediatric intensive care unit: role of targeted indirect calorimetry
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Divisions of Critical Care Medicine and Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 33:336-44. 2009
    ..Failure to accurately estimate energy requirements may result in underfeeding or overfeeding. In this study, a dedicated multidisciplinary nutrition team measured energy expenditure in critically ill children...
  8. doi request reprint Energy imbalance and the risk of overfeeding in critically ill children
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 12:398-405. 2011
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  9. pmc A multi-center, randomized, controlled trial of parenteral nutrition titrated to resting energy expenditure in children undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation ("PNTREE"): rationale and design
    Lori J Bechard
    Children s Hospital, Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 31:157-64. 2010
    ..These results suggested the need for further study of energy expenditure, body composition and nutritional intake in this group of high risk patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Serum citrulline as a biomarker of gastrointestinal function during hematopoietic cell transplantation in children
    Kerri B Gosselin
    Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA UCLA Mattel Children s Hospital, Los Angeles, CA Brown University, Providence, RI Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 58:709-14. 2014
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  11. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors in the resumption of oral dietary intake after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) in children
    Lori J Bechard
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 31:295-301. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to identify demographic, clinical, and nutrition factors associated with the resumption of oral dietary intake following HSCT...
  12. ncbi request reprint Use of a fish oil-based lipid emulsion to treat essential fatty acid deficiency in a soy allergic patient receiving parenteral nutrition
    Kathleen M Gura
    Department of Pharmacy, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Nutr 24:839-47. 2005
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  13. pmc Resting energy expenditure after Fontan surgery in children with single-ventricle heart defects
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Bader 634, MSICU Office, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 36:685-92. 2012
    ..Data on resting energy expenditure (REE) and oxygen consumption (VO(2)) after pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) will facilitate optimal nutrient prescription...
  14. doi request reprint Severe weight loss and hypermetabolic paroxysmal dysautonomia following hypoxic ischemic brain injury: the role of indirect calorimetry in the intensive care unit
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 32:281-4. 2008
    ..In hospitalized patients with metabolic fluctuations, accurate measurement of energy requirements by indirect calorimetry allows serial monitoring of energy balance and may guide nutrition intake to prevent cumulative energy deficits...
  15. ncbi request reprint Nutrition algorithms and bedside nutrient delivery practices in pediatric intensive care units: an international multicenter cohort study
    Enid E Martinez
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Nutr Clin Pract 29:360-7. 2014
    ..Enteral nutrition (EN) delivery is associated with improved outcomes in critically ill patients. We aimed to describe EN practices, including details of algorithms and individual bedside practices, in pediatric intensive care units (PICUs)...
  16. ncbi request reprint A multiagent strategy to decrease regimen-related toxicity in children undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Ian Thornley
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 10:635-44. 2004
    ..The decreased RRT observed in comparison to historical controls suggests that combination approaches deserve exploration as a means of reducing the morbidity of HSCT...