An intention to achieve better postnatal in-hospital-growth for preterm infants: Adjustable protein fortification of human milk

Alan S., Atasay B., Cakir U., Yildiz D., Kilic A. , Kahvecioglu D., ...More

EARLY HUMAN DEVELOPMENT, vol.89, no.12, pp.1017-1023, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 89 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2013.08.015
  • Title of Journal : EARLY HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
  • Page Numbers: pp.1017-1023


Objective: We assessed the effect of human milk (HM) fortification with extra protein supplement by an adjustable protein fortification method according to the weekly blood urea nitrogen (BUN) levels on growth in hospitalized preterm infants.