Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
- Accurate determination of energy needs in hospitalized patientsJoseph Boullata
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 107:393-401. 2007....
- A "how-to" guide in preparing abstracts and poster presentationsJoseph I Boullata
University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, 418 Curie Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
Nutr Clin Pract 22:641-6. 2007..Likewise, the effort in preparing the poster in advance allows the presenter to enjoy the poster session and discuss the project with colleagues...
- A parenteral nutrition use survey with gap analysisJoseph I Boullata
University of Pennsylvania, and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 37:212-22. 2013..Conclusions: The survey data are a valuable snapshot of current practices with PN. Poor compliance with some of the safe practice guidelines continues. This will help guide new safety initiatives for the PN use process...
- Trace elements in critically ill patientsJoseph I Boullata
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
J Infus Nurs 36:16-23. 2013..Intravenous administration of trace elements will improve measured biomarkers and may also improve patient outcome. The selected regimen for each trace element is based on the patient presentation and the available evidence...
- Drug-nutrient interactions: a broad view with implications for practiceJoseph I Boullata
Clinical Nutrition Support Services, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 418 Curie Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Acad Nutr Diet 112:506-17. 2012..Pertinent definitions are presented, as is a suggested approach for clinicians. This important and expanding subject will benefit tremendously from further clinician involvement...
- Overview of the parenteral nutrition use processJoseph I Boullata
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 36:10S-13S. 2012..As a result, PN-associated medication errors would not be unexpected but are documented infrequently...
- Drug administration through an enteral feeding tubeJoseph I Boullata
School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Am J Nurs 109:34-42; quiz 43. 2009..This article describes the factors to consider before administering a drug through a feeding tube, examines the gap between recommended and common practice, and discusses what the most recent guidelines recommend and why...
- Vitamin D supplementation: a pharmacologic perspectiveJoseph I Boullata
Division of Biobehavioral and Health Sciences, University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 13:677-84. 2010..Vitamin D supplementation is expected to increase as clinicians try to optimize their patients' vitamin D status. This review integrates newer information into a perspective on vitamin D disposition and effect...
- Drug disposition in obesity and protein-energy malnutritionJoseph I Boullata
Biobehavioral Research Center, Biobehavioral and Health Sciences Division, University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Proc Nutr Soc 69:543-50. 2010..Until more data are available, routine monitoring by the clinician of the protein-energy malnourished or obese patient receiving weight-based drug regimens is necessary...
- Vitamin D and the bariatric surgical patient: a reviewCharlene W Compher
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 418 Curie Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
Obes Surg 18:220-4. 2008..The purpose of this review was to describe current knowledge about vitamin D and severe obesity, and the impact of obesity surgery on vitamin D status...
- The potential toxicity of artificial sweetenersChristina R Whitehouse
Adult Health Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Program, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
AAOHN J 56:251-9; quiz 260-1. 2008..This article provides an overview of types of artificial sweeteners, sweetener history, chemical structure, biological fate, physiological effects, published animal and human studies, and current standards and regulations...
- Natural health product interactions with medicationJoseph Boullata
Temple University School of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
Nutr Clin Pract 20:33-51. 2005..Although drug-drug interactions have been widely recognized, supplement-drug interactions may be as important to recognize, report, and manage...