The Association Between Refeeding Hypophosphatemia and Serum Appetite-Regulating Hormone Levels in Critically Ill Patients: A Prospective, Observational, Single-Center Pilot Study

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Dogan E., GÜNDOĞAN K., TEMEL Ş., Sahin S., Ozer N. T., Sahin G. G., ...More

ERCIYES MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.43, no.2, pp.146-151, 2021 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/etd.2020.94580
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, Veterinary Science Database, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.146-151
  • Keywords: Refeeding hypophosphatemia, appetite-regulating hormones, enteral nutrition, parenteral nutrition, critically ill patients, MANAGEMENT
  • Lokman Hekim University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: Refeeding hypophosphatemia (RH) is common in critically ill patients and is associated with high morbidity and mortality, but the influence on appetite-regulating hormones is unknown. This study aimed to determine the association between serum levels of phosphorus and specific appetite-regulating hormones in critically ill patients.