Rationale for adding trace elements to total parenteral nutrient solutions--a brief review

Am J Hosp Pharm. 1978 Sep;35(9):1057-9.

Abstract

The physiologic importance of trace element supplementation to total parenteral nutrition solutions is discussed. The trace elements discussed are copper, zinc, manganese and iodide.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Copper / deficiency
  • Copper / metabolism
  • Copper / physiology
  • Humans
  • Iodides / metabolism
  • Iodides / physiology
  • Manganese / deficiency
  • Manganese / metabolism
  • Manganese / physiology
  • Parenteral Nutrition*
  • Parenteral Nutrition, Total*
  • Trace Elements / administration & dosage*
  • Zinc / deficiency
  • Zinc / metabolism
  • Zinc / physiology

Substances

  • Iodides
  • Trace Elements
  • Manganese
  • Copper
  • Zinc