Effect of Human Hind Milk on Preterm Infant Growth

  • Mariela Bernabe-García
  • Ignacia Cisneros-Silva
  • Eduardo Rangel-Baltazar
  • María Luisa Cuevas-Urióstegui
  • Samuel Flores-Huerta
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 554)

Abstract

Premature infants are a vulnerable population due to their high energy requirements and scarce nutritional reserves. Feeding of premature infants is a priority in neonatal nutrition; the goal is for their growth to approach intrauterine rates in order to maximize their development.

Keywords

Premature Infant Milk Sample Human Milk Total Milk High Energy Content 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mariela Bernabe-García
    • 1
  • Ignacia Cisneros-Silva
    • 2
  • Eduardo Rangel-Baltazar
    • 1
  • María Luisa Cuevas-Urióstegui
    • 3
  • Samuel Flores-Huerta
    • 4
  1. 1.Unidad de Investigación Médica en Nutrición, Hospital de Pediatría, C.M.N. Siglo XXI. Apartado postal C-029C.S.P.I. “Coahuila”México, D.F.Mexico
  2. 2.Servicio de PrematurosHospital de Gineco-obstetricia “Luis Castelazo Ayala”Mexico
  3. 3.Unidad de Investigación Médica en Epidemiología ClínicaHospital de Pediatría, C. M. N. Siglo XXIMexico
  4. 4.División de Salud del Niño y del AdolescenteIMSSMexico

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