Is there a role for TPN in terminally ill patients with bowel obstruction?

Alternate title: 
J2 - Nutrition
Secondary title: 
T2 - Nutrition
Short title: 
Is there a role for TPN in terminally ill patients with bowel obstruction?
Authors: 
Duerksen, Donald R.
Ting, Ellen
Thomson, Patti
McCurdy, Kerri
Linscer, Joanna
Larsen-Celhar, Sheri
Brennenstuhl, Elaine
Volume: 
20
Start page: 
760-3
Annotations: 
Type D, Priority 5
Date: 
Sep
Year: 
2004
Accession number: 
15325683
Database: 
MEDLINE Cohort
Number: 
M1 - 9
Serial: 
0899-9007
ID: 
12608
Notes: 
N1 - Duerksen DR Ting E Thomson P McCurdy K Linscer J Larsen-Celhar S Brennenstuhl E
Key words: 
Adult
Critical Care/mt [Methods]
Female
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms/sc [Secondary]
*Gastrointestinal Neoplasms/th [Therapy]
Humans
Intestinal Obstruction/mo [Mortality]
*Intestinal Obstruction/th [Therapy]
Male
Middle Aged
Nutritional Status/ph [Physiology]
Parenteral Nutrition, Total/ae [Adverse Effects]
*Parenteral Nutrition, Total/mt [Methods]
Retrospective Studies
Survival Rate
*Terminal Care/mt [Methods]
Treatment Outcome
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do