Nilesh M Mehta

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Defining pediatric malnutrition: a paradigm shift toward etiology-related definitions
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, MSICU Office, Bader 634 Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 2115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 37:460-81. 2013
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. pmc 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
  5. doi request reprint Factors associated with survival in pediatric extracorporeal membrane oxygenation--a single-center experience
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine Anesthesia, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1995-2003. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Nutritional deficiencies during critical illness
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesia, Bader 634, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 56:1143-60. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Challenges to optimal enteral nutrition in a multidisciplinary pediatric intensive care unit
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesia, Department of Nursing, Division of Gastroenterology, and Nutrition and Clinical Research Program, Biostatistics Core, at Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 34:38-45. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Approach to enteral feeding in the PICU
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 24:377-87. 2009
  9. 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
  10. ncbi request reprint Potential drug sequestration during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: results from an ex vivo experiment
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Children s Hospital, Farley 517, Division of Critical Care Medicine, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston 02115, MA, USA
    Intensive Care Med 33:1018-24. 2007

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Defining pediatric malnutrition: a paradigm shift toward etiology-related definitions
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Department of Anesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, MSICU Office, Bader 634 Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 2115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 37:460-81. 2013
    ..A uniform definition should permit future research to focus on the impact of pediatric malnutrition on functional outcomes and help solidify the scientific basis for evidence-based nutrition practices...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. pmc 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
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Factors associated with survival in pediatric extracorporeal membrane oxygenation--a single-center experience
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine Anesthesia, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1995-2003. 2010
    ..We aimed to examine outcomes of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) therapy in the pediatric population and identify pre-ECMO and on-ECMO characteristics that are associated with survival...
  6. ncbi request reprint Nutritional deficiencies during critical illness
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesia, Bader 634, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 56:1143-60. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Challenges to optimal enteral nutrition in a multidisciplinary pediatric intensive care unit
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesia, Department of Nursing, Division of Gastroenterology, and Nutrition and Clinical Research Program, Biostatistics Core, at Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 34:38-45. 2010
    ..Clinical characteristics, time to reach caloric goal, and parenteral nutrition (PN) use were compared between patients with and without avoidable interruptions to EN...
  8. doi request reprint Approach to enteral feeding in the PICU
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 24:377-87. 2009
    ..The rationale and challenges to the delivery and maintenance of optimal EN, and strategies to achieve optimal EN during critical illness, are discussed...
  9. 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint Potential drug sequestration during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: results from an ex vivo experiment
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Children s Hospital, Farley 517, Division of Critical Care Medicine, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston 02115, MA, USA
    Intensive Care Med 33:1018-24. 2007
    ..Using an ex vivo simulation model we set out to estimate the amount of drug lost due to sequestration within the extracorporeal circuit over time...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi 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...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gas exchange measurement during pediatric mechanical ventilation--agreement between gas sampling at the airway and the ventilator exhaust
    Craig D Smallwood
    Respiratory Care Department, Boston Children s Hospital, USA
    Clin Nutr 32:988-92. 2013
    ..The aim of this investigation was to compare oxygen consumption (VO2), carbon dioxide elimination (VCO2), REE and respiratory quotient (RQ) in mechanically ventilated children, obtained by 2 devices using distinct gas sampling methods...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mechanical ventilation in children with acute respiratory failure
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Medical Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Department of Anesthesia Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 10:7-12. 2004
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Variability of resting energy expenditure in infants and young children with intestinal failure-associated liver disease
    Debora Duro
    Division of GI Nutrition Center for Clinical Research Department of Surgery Department of Critical Care, Boston Children s Hospital Burn Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Shriners Hospital for Children, Boston, MA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 58:637-41. 2014
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  17. doi request reprint Accuracy of abbreviated indirect calorimetry protocols for energy expenditure measurement in critically ill children
    Craig D Smallwood
    Department of Respiratory Care at Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 36:693-9. 2012
    ..Steady-state (SS) REE obtained using a 5-minute protocol (SS5) has been used as a surrogate for 24-hour REE measurement. However, SS5 conditions are difficult to achieve in critically ill children on mechanical ventilatory support...
  18. ncbi request reprint Current applications of metabolic monitoring in the pediatric intensive care unit
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anaesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Nutr Clin Pract 29:338-47. 2014
    ..Basic concepts, available monitoring devices, indications, pitfalls, and bedside application of metabolic monitoring are discussed in this article. ..
  19. 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)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms in acute respiratory distress syndrome: new approach to an old problem
    Nilesh M Mehta
    Crit Care Med 33:2443-5. 2005